Written Answers. - Social Welfare Benefits.


asked the Minister for Social Welfare, in view of his reply to Parliamentary Question No. 143 of 29 November 1988, the reason application for disability benefit has not been resolved in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 12.

The person concerned has submitted a number of medical reports which were considered by the medical referee. In view of the medical evidence contained in the reports it has been decided to have the person concerned referred for a further examination by a medical referee in connection with her appeal. Arrangements have been made to have her examined on 23 February 1989. The case will be reviewed in the light of the medical referee's report.