SIPO confirms public hearing into allegations against Donegal councillor

padraig doherty

The Standards in Public Office Commission will hold a public hearing for the purposes of its investigation into alleged contraventions of the Ethical Framework for the Local Government Service and the Ethics Acts by Donegal County Councillor Pádraig Doherty.

The alleged contraventions concern travelling and subsistence claims by Councillor Doherty.

The public hearing will be held at the SIPO offices on Lower Leeson Street in Dublin on Monday week next the 12th of May.

SIPO says there will be a limited number of spaces available for members of the public who wish to attend the hearing.