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#Free travel pass

# free-travel-pass - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

FactCheck: Did Jim Daly really propose getting rid of the free travel pass?

We examine his comments and test the claim of his fellow Cork South-West TD, Fianna Fáil’s Margaret Murphy O’Mahony.

# free-travel-pass - Monday 30 January, 2017

Opinion: 'A €6 charge isn't enough. What about a €24 annual fee for those with free travel passes?'

I, and many others with a disability, would be more than willing to pay a small service fee each year to address accessibility issues, writes Stephen Cluskey.

# free-travel-pass - Monday 31 August, 2015

A proposal to limit free travel could 'stop elderly people going to the doctor'

Providers want to limit the use of the pass.

# free-travel-pass - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

'No questions about it, the Free Travel pass is safe'

However, a review is taking place, something which Joan Burton makes “no apology” about it.

# free-travel-pass - Monday 30 June, 2014

'It's not on the agenda': The government won't be getting rid of the Free Travel Scheme

Leo Varadkar was insistent today that taking away the Free Travel Pass is not going to happen.

# free-travel-pass - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Over 263,000 Public Services Cards issued to social welfare claimants

The card aims to provide public service providers with a verification of an individual’s identity, particularly those collecting social welfare payments and using the Free Travel Pass.

# free-travel-pass - Friday 7 September, 2012

Fianna Fáil calls on Minister to rule out cut to free travel scheme

It has emerged this week that the scheme is the subject of a review by an interdepartmental group ahead of December’s Budget.