Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Ceisteanna (256)

Róisín Shortall

Ceist:

256. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Health the status of an issue raised in correspondence (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13133/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

As the Deputy is aware, I do not consider that the situation referred to was intended in the relevant legislation. To this end, officials in my Department are currently examining potential options to address the issue raised by the Deputy, including the possibility of legislative amendment.