Dáil Éireann - Volume 654 - 15 May, 2008

Written Answers. - Vaccination Programme.

Deputy Michael Creed asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason children in the Cork area are waiting nearly two years for tuberculosis vaccinations; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19147/08]

  Deputy Mary Harney: The Deputy’s question relates to the funding, management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.