Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Questions (436)

Dan Neville

Question:

436. Deputy Dan Neville asked the Minister for Social Protection the position regarding a cut in social welfare in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Limerick. [22831/14]

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Written answers (Question to Social)

The person concerned failed to attend activation meetings and a penalty rate was applied to his claim. Following further non-attendances at planned meetings his payment was suspended.

During this period he was also requested to provide proof of address on several occasions. This was not provided and his claim is now closed.