asked the Minister for Health if he has investigated the claim of a person (name supplied) in County Galway for a disabled person's maintenance allowance; and, if so, with what results.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Claim for Disabled Person's Allowance.
Applications for disabled persons' maintenance allowances are dealt with by the health authority for the area in which the applicant resides.
I am informed by the Galway County Council—the appropriate health authority in this case—that they have no record of an application having been received from or on behalf of the person referred to by the Deputy.