asked the Minister for Social Welfare the estimated cost of continuing the free fuel scheme until the 15th day of May in each year; and if he will have arrangements made to so continue the scheme in each year.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Free Fuel Scheme.
The additional cost to the Exchequer of extending the cheap fuel scheme from 31st March to the 15th day of May is estimated at £35,500.
It is not proposed to extend the period of operation of the scheme.