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#Prescription Levy

# prescription-levy - Thursday 17 October, 2013

James Reilly promised to scrap the 50c prescription it's €2.50

Despite the pledge, the prescription levy is now five times more expensive.

# prescription-levy - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Budget 2013: what measures kick in today

Child benefit cuts, respite carer grant cuts and motor tax increases.

# prescription-levy - Thursday 24 November, 2011

HSE chief executive to be questioned by TDs and senators

Cathal Magee will face questions about the health service crisis when he appears before an Oireachtas committee.

# prescription-levy - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Minister for Health to abolish 50c prescription charge

Dr James Reilly has said that the 50c prescription charge serves as a deterrent to people obtaining essential medication.

# prescription-levy - Friday 1 October, 2010

Medical card holders to pay more for pharmacy bills from today

The levy will apply to each prescription item collected by a patient.