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Question No: 94 Ref No: 30807/14
To ask the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection if the free travel pass for older citizens will not be restricted, or charged for.
– Clare Daly.
During the debate on the States Airport Bill Clare raises the issue of military aircraft landing at Shannon. Click on the link below to watch:
Speaking on the State Airports (Shannon) bill 2014 Clare raises the root of the problems in the IAS scheme, deliberate management underfunding, and poor investment decisions, with pensioners and future pensioners being asked to pay.
She also talks about the hit taken by pensioners and proposed for deferred members of the IAS scheme by the Shannon Bill and also makes some points about the impact of the national aviation policy currently on display in relation to eroding jobs and conditions of Irish airport workers. Click on the links below to watch her contribution to this debate:
This weeks Transport committee discussed matters relating to the IAS scheme where Clare raised concerns about pensions. Click on the link below to watch some of the proceedings: