Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Department of Social Protection
Social Welfare Benefits
Aengus Ó Snodaigh (Dublin South Central, Sinn Fein)
Question 360: To ask the Minister for Social Protection if a review was scheduled by the medical assessor when an application for domiciliary care allowance was approved in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and the date of the review. [8420/12]
Joan Burton (Minister, Department of Social Protection; Dublin West, Labour)
The person concerned was awarded domiciliary care allowance from March 2011. The Medical Assessor who dealt with the application has recommended that this case does not need to be reviewed again.