Tuesday, 2 July 2019

Questions (419)

Peter Burke

Question:

419. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Health the estimated cost of reducing a charge (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [27699/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The estimated cost of reducing the prescription charge for medical card holders over the age of seventy to €1.25, to €1.00 and abolition for over seventies is as follows.

€1.25

€6 m

€1.00

€12 m

€0

€36 m