Tuesday, 28 May 2019

Questions (468)

Tom Neville

Question:

468. Deputy Tom Neville asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection if a person (details supplied) is entitled to a hearing aid; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22575/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

The person concerned is entitled to the hearing aid grant under the Department's PRSI scheme.

A claim was received on 9th May 2019, payment will issue to her provider on the next payment date, which is 14th June 2019.

I hope this clarifies matters for the Deputy.