Dáil Éireann - Volume 577 - 18 December, 2003
Written Answers. - Medical Cards.
Mr. McGuinness Mr. McGuinness
145. Mr. McGuinness asked the Minister for Health and Children if a medical card will be issued to a person (details supplied) in County Carlow; and if the matter will be expedited. [31772/03]
Mr. Martin Mr. Martin
Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Martin):Responsibility for the provision of a medical card is, by legislation, a matter for the chief executive officer of the relevant health board-authority. My Department has asked the chief executive officer of the South-Eastern Health Board to investigate the matter raised by the Deputy and to reply to him directly.
Dáil Éireann 577 Written Answers. Medical Cards.