Tuesday, 20 April 2010
Tax and Social Welfare Codes.
Éamon Ó Cuív (Minister, Department of Social and Family Affairs; Galway West, Fianna Fail)
As I said, the interdepartmental agency group has been asked to draw up an energy affordability strategy. The strategy will set out existing and future approaches to addressing energy affordability, and will have regard both to the impact of the carbon tax on low-income households and the range of supports outlined above in making its recommendations.