82. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the progress to date in determination of an application for a permanent residences card pursuant to the European Communities (Free Movement of Persons) Regulations 2006 and 2008 in the case of a person (detail supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [15864/15]


Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Frances Fitzgerald): I am advised by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) of my Department that the application, by the person concerned, for residence under the Free Movement provisions is currently under examination. Due to the circumstances particular to this case, further documentation was requested in support of the application on 18th March, 2015. Officials in INIS have advised that, following receipt of the requested documentation on 30th March 2015, a decision will be made very shortly on the case.