Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Ceisteanna (50)

Jack Wall

Ceist:

50. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Finance his views on a submission (details supplied); if he will reply to the requests in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3287/16]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Finance)

I wish to inform the Deputy that in respect of my Department there have been no cases made by civil servants who objected to being retired when they reached the age of 65.

In respect of bodies under the aegis of my Department details are outlined below.

Body

Nil reply

Not Nil reply with table supplied

Comments

Appeals Commissioners

Nil

C&AGs

Nil

Central Bank

Nil

Credit Reviewer Office

Nil

Credit Union Advisory Council

Nil

Credit Union Restructuring Board (ReBo)

Nil

Disabled Drivers Medical Board of Appeal

Nil

Financial Services Ombudsman Bureau

Not applicable

Does not apply to FSOB as staff are Public servants. However during this period the FSOB has not had any cases by any staff member made against the (FSOB) that objected on age grounds to being retired when they reached 65

Financial Services Ombudsman Council

Nil

Investor Compensation Company Ltd

Nil

Irish Bank Resolution Company

Not applicable

In special liquidation

Irish Financial Services Appeals Tribunal

Nil

Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

Nil

National Asset Management Agency

Nil

National Treasury Management Agency

Nil

Office of the Revenue Commissioners

See separate table below

Social Finance Foundation

Nil

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland

Nil

 Office of the Revenue Commissioners:

Year

Number of cases made against body by civil servants that objected on age grounds to being retired when they reached 65

Cases settled with compensation payment or re-employment

Cases heard or mediated by EET* that found for such retired civil servants and awards ordered

Number of such cases pending

Appeals taken to Labour Court or High Court and outcome of each appeal

Legal costs

Details of legal representatives used

2015

1

-

-

1

-

Pending

Revenue Solicitors plus outside Barrister

2014

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2013

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2012

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

Total

1

-

-

1

-

 

-

*EET is now the Workplace Relations Commission