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Written Answers - Redundancy Payments

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 760 No. 3

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 304. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan Information on Bernard Durkan Zoom on Bernard Durkan  asked the Minister for Social Protection Information on Joan Burton Zoom on Joan Burton  the reason an award arising agreed via employment appeals tribunal has not being paid in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Offaly; if any outstanding entitlement to State redundancies exist and is likely to be paid; the extent of redress available to them arising from their previous employer's non-compliance with the decision of the EAT; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [16293/12]

Minister for Social Protection (Deputy Joan Burton): Information on Joan Burton Zoom on Joan Burton Claims made under the Insolvency Payments Scheme can only be processed if an employer is legally insolvent within the definition of the Protection of Employees (Employers’ Insolvency) Act 1984. The employer in this case was not legally insolvent. No redundancy payment application has been received in respect of the individual concerned.

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