Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Questions (739)

Seamus Healy

Question:

739. Deputy Seamus Healy asked the Minister for Health when he intends to introduce legislation to enable the Health Information and Quality Authority to inspect and investigate any problems, should they exist, in sheltered homes for the elderly; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10318/13]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

At this time there are no plans to extend the remit of HIQA to sheltered housing for the disabled and the elderly.