Tuesday, 19 January 2016

Ceisteanna (140)

Willie Penrose

Ceist:

140. Deputy Willie Penrose asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection if a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath is entitled to the full rate of a carer’s allowance, given the person's recent application; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [2334/16]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Social)

The person concerned is in receipt of carer’s allowance (CA) at a reduced rate of payment from 17 April 2003.

The person concerned has requested a review and submitted additional evidence in support of this review. The review is currently being processed and once completed, the person concerned will be notified directly of the outcome.

Question No. 141 withdrawn.