Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (1807)

Michael Healy-Rae

Question:

1807. Deputy Michael Healy-Rae asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the status of a disability allowance application by a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [35168/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

Following a successful appeal, this gentleman has been awarded disability allowance (DA) with effect from 19 December 2018. The first payment will be made by his chosen payment method on 28 August 2019.

Arrears of payment due, issued to the person concerned on 21 August 2019.

I trust this clarifies the matter for the Deputy.