Dáil Éireann - Volume 663 - 14 October, 2008
Written Answers. - Medical Cards.
Deputy Billy Timmins Deputy Billy Timmins
Deputy Billy Timmins asked the Minister for Health and Children the situation regarding an application for a medical card by a person (details supplied) in County Wicklow; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [34968/08]
Deputy Mary Harney Deputy Mary Harney
Deputy Mary Harney: As the Health Service Executive has the operational and funding responsibility for the medical card benefit, it is the appropriate body to consider the particular case raised by the Deputy. My Department has therefore requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to address this matter and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.
Dáil Éireann 663 Written Answers. Medical Cards.