Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Questions (890)

Alan Farrell

Question:

890. Deputy Alan Farrell asked the Minister for Health if consideration will be given to requesting the retail and public transport sectors to allow specific shopping and travelling times for the older and vulnerable members of society when the current restrictions are lifted; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38564/20]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The Deputy should note that the issue referred to in the question in relation to requesting the public transport sector to allow specific travelling times for the older and vulnerable members of society is a matter for the Minister for Transport. The issue in relation the retail sector allowing specific shopping times for the older and vulnerable members of society is a matter for the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment.