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Boland, Kevin

Thursday, 26 May 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 222 Nbr. 15

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Extension of Insurance Ages.

Under the existing compulsory provisions of the Social Welfare Acts, insurance whether for full or limited benefits is confined to persons between the ages of 16 and 70 years and its extension to p...More Button

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - County Donegal Old Age Pension.

Mr. Toland's claim to old age pension has been investigated and is being sent to the local pensions committee for decision. It was necessary to investigate the claimant's means following his claim...More Button

The claim to old age pension could have been made in sufficient time, prior to reaching the age of 70, to enable pension to be paid immediately unemployment assistance ceased.More Button

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They make a decision which is subject to appeal by either party.More Button

If the decision is not appealed, it is final.More Button

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Unemployment Assistance Stamps.

In order to qualify for unemployment assistance a single woman who has no dependants must have not less than 52 ordinary rate employment contributions paid in respect of her for the four contribut...More Button