Wednesday, 25 February 2004

Questions (107)

John McGuinness

Question:

194 Mr. McGuinness asked the Minister for Health and Children if an application will be expedited for a medical card in the name of a person (details supplied) in County Kilkenny. [6177/04]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Health and Children)

Responsibility for the provision of a medical card is, by legislation, a matter for the CEO of the relevant health board or authority. My Department has asked the CEO of the South Eastern Health Board to investigate the matter and to reply directly to the Deputy.