Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Questions (457)

Bernard Durkan


457. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Social Protection the extent to which one parent family payment is likely to affected by forthcoming changes to the one-parent family payment as advised by letter dated 9 May 2014 in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; if the actual payment is likely to be reduced; if a combination of family income supplement, employment and-or one-parent family payment will remain in place as at present for an applicant with one child who is 18 years old, in college and in their care; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [23144/14]

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Written answers (Question to Social)

The person concerned will receive her final one parent family payment on the 26th of June. The family income support payment will be increased as a result of the termination of one parent family. This change will happen automatically.