223. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if he or his Department has met with a group (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12363/19]


Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Charles Flanagan): My Department met with SEFF and participated in an event organised by them on 3 July 2018.  The event was held at Farmleigh and was an opportunity for my Department and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to outline how the Irish Government are delivering on our commitments to implement the Legacy framework of the Stormont House Agreement.  The event was attended by survivors and family members of victims of paramilitary violence in Northern Ireland and Ireland.