Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (1457)

Willie O'Dea


1457. Deputy Willie O'Dea asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection when a decision will be made on an invalidity pension application by a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19617/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

The lady referred to has been awarded invalidity pension with effect from 14 February 2019.  Payment will issue to her nominated bank account on 16 May 2019.  Any arrears due from 14 February to 15 May 2019 (less any overlapping social welfare payment) will issue as soon as possible.  The lady in question was notified of this decision on 01 May 2019.

I hope this clarifies the matter for the Deputy.