Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Disabled Persons Allowances.

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asked the Minister for Health the counties in which the disabled persons (maintenance) allowances have been increased in accordance with the increase to a maximum of 25/- weekly permitted by recent legislation.

The increased maximum allowance of 25/- a week authorised by the Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations, 1962, has been granted in appropriate cases by all health authorities except Donegal and Mayo.