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Limerick TD wants absent parents to pay their share

first_img Previous articleProgress on Limerick hospital 96 bed extension planNext articlePlans to keep Shannon safe from Estuary floods Editor Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Linkedin WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Limerick Fianna Fáil TD Willie O’DeaA NEW Bill that would require absent parents to contribute to their children’s upbringing, regardless of the type of social welfare payment the other parent is in receipt of, has been proposed by Limerick TD Willie O’Dea.Deputy O’Dea, who is Fianna Fáil spokesman on Employment Affairs and Social Protection, has published the amendment Bill to correct an anomaly that has been in existence since the Government changed the rules pertaining to maintenance responsibilities and the Lone Parent Family Allowance in 2012. Currently, a second parent only has to contribute as long at their partner is in receipt of Lone Parent’s allowance, which ends once a child is seven. Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up “My amendment would extend that to include many other welfare payments to ensure that the State does not lose out. I don’t understand the logic in allowing the Maintenance Recovery Division to operate until a child’s seventh birthday and to then stop because of a legislative anomaly,” he added. More political news here WhatsApp Email Twitter Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival center_img Facebook Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” TAGSabsent parentsanomalyEmployment Affairslimericklone parent family allowancemaintenance recovery divisionSocial ProtectionWillie O’Dea Print Advertisement NewsPoliticsLimerick TD wants absent parents to pay their shareBy Editor – December 31, 2017 1965 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORlast_img

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