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Immigration Policy

Dáil Éireann Debate, Tuesday - 19 May 2015

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Questions (362)

Gabrielle McFadden


362. Deputy Gabrielle McFadden asked the Minister for Health if consideration will be given to introducing certain waivers for asylum seekers who have a medical card but who have to pay a standard prescription charge of €25 a month while their weekly allowance is just €19 per week; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19635/15]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The question of exempting asylum seekers living in direct provision from the prescription charge is being examined within the Department.