Dáil Éireann - Volume 641 - 08 November, 2007

Written Answers. - Nursing Homes Repayment Scheme.

Deputy Bernard Allen asked the Minister for Health and Children if, in view of the failure of the Health Service Executive to contact this Deputy regarding a follow up to Parliamentary Question No. 219 of 2 October 2007, she will establish from the Health Service Executive directly the reason a person (details supplied) in County Cork was refused a claim under the health repayment scheme. [27857/07]

  Deputy Mary Harney: The Health Service Executive has responsibility for administering the Repayment Scheme and the information sought by the Deputy relates to matters within the area of responsibility of the Executive. The Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive has informed my Department that a reply has issued to the Deputy on 25th October 2007.