Written Answers. - Rehabilitation Maintenance Allowance.

Dermot Ahern

Ceist:

221 Mr. D. Ahern asked the Minister for Health the reason a person (details supplied) in County Louth has not received either a rehabilitation maintenance allowance or a disabled person's maintenance allowance for the past fortnight or indeed any social welfare payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [16541/96]

Limerick East): The payment of a rehabilitation maintenance allowance or a disabled person's maintenance allowance in any individual case is a matter for the health board concerned. Accordingly, the Deputy's question has been referred to the chief executive officer, North-Eastern Health Board, with a request that he examine the matter and reply directly to the Deputy as a matter of urgency.