Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Questions (533, 534, 535)

Arthur Spring

Question:

533. Deputy Arthur Spring asked the Minister for Health the number of applicants who applied for a discretionary medical card since 2012 and who failed to qualify for the means tests by less than €100. [24516/14]

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Arthur Spring

Question:

534. Deputy Arthur Spring asked the Minister for Health the number of applicants who applied for a discretionary medical card since 2012 and who failed to qualify for the means tests by more than €100 and less than €300. [24517/14]

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Arthur Spring

Question:

535. Deputy Arthur Spring asked the Minister for Health the number of applicants who applied for a discretionary medical card since 2012 and who failed to qualify for the means tests by more that three hundred euros. [24518/14]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 533 to 535, inclusive, together.

The information sought by the Deputy is not readily available. However, I have asked the Health Service Executive to supply this information to me and I will forward it to the Deputy as soon as possible.