Order Books

Oral Answers to Questions — Pensions and National Insurance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 27th July 1959.

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Photo of Mr Richard Hornby Mr Richard Hornby , Tonbridge 12:00 am, 27th July 1959

asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance whether any change has now been decided upon in the words "National Assistance" which at present appear on order books authorising these grants.

Photo of Mr John Boyd-Carpenter Mr John Boyd-Carpenter , Kingston upon Thames

Yes, Sir. The National Assistance Board has informed me that it is arranging for these words to be replaced on the order books by the words "Supplement to Pension or other Weekly Grant". Books of the new type are expected to be available about the end of the year.