Dáil Éireann - Volume 628 - 22 November, 2006

Written Answers. - Drugs Payment Scheme.

Mr. Bruton asked the Minister for Health and Children the threshold which will apply for the claiming of drugs refund in 2007 and the extent to which this has been changed as part of Estimates 2007. [39688/06]

  Ms Harney: The monthly threshold for the Drugs Payment Scheme is €85 per individual or family. It is not my intention of increasing this threshold for 2007.