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Retirement Pensions (Late Age Entrants)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Pensions and National Insurance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 15th April 1957.

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Photo of Sir Keith Joseph Sir Keith Joseph , Leeds North East 12:00 am, 15th April 1957

asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance how many late-age entrants will start drawing retirement pensions in July, 1958; how many of these are dependent wives; and what will be the estimated annual cost to the National Insurance Fund of this new liability.