Thursday, 11 July 2019
Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection
Exceptional Needs Payment Eligibility
925. To ask the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection if the review of an exceptional needs payment application by a person (details supplied) will be expedited; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [31380/19]
The request from the person concerned for an independent review was received by the Department on the 27thJune 2019. A full review of the case has been completed and an Exceptional Need Payment to the value of €2000.00 has been approved. The signed determination of the Review Officer was posted to the person concerned on 09thJuly 2019.
I hope this clarifies the matter for the Deputy.