Dáil Éireann - Volume 454 - 13 June, 1995

Written Answers. - Backdating Claims.

[565] 54. Miss Quill asked the Minister for Social Welfare the outcome, if any, of the review in his Department of the issue of backdating of claims as outlined in his response to Parliamentary Question 192 of 14 February 1995. [10612/95]

82. Ms O'Donnell asked the Minister for Social Welfare the outcome, if any, of the review in his Department into the issue of backdating of claims as outlined in his response to Parliamentary Question 192 of 14 February 1995. [10613/95]

Minister for Social Welfare (Proinsias De Rossa): I propose to take Questions Nos. 54 and 82 together.

The review of the social welfare regulations relating to the backdating of claims is ongoing. I expect to have it completed within the next three months.