Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Pensions and National Insurance

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  • Death Grant (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance if he will give statistics regarding the number of applications and appeals for death grants which have been refused on the death of invalids...

  • War Service Pensions (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance what provisions exist for an appeal against his decision in the case of claims for service disability pensions awarded under special...

  • Retirement Pensioners (Budget Increases) (14 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance whether he will reintroduce tobacco coupons for retirement pensioners in order to offset the hardship that will arise from the additional...

  • Wage Stop (14 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance at what level the wage stop is imposed by the National Assistance Board for general labourers in Scotland, North-East England, the Midlands,...

  • Sickness Benefit (8 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance whether he will amend the regulations which disqualify a person from receiving sickness benefit whilst abroad so that persons who are chronic...

  • Bronchitis and Emphysema (8 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance if he will publish the figures available from his Department's inquiry into the incidence of incapacity for work, especially in so far as...

  • Bronchitis and Pneumoconiosis (10 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance what was the source of his information that more wives of miners suffer from bronchitis than miners; and if he will give the relative figures.

  • Pneumoconiosis (10 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance how many persons in the latest year for which figures are available came forward for examination by pneumoconiosis panels; how many were...

  • Deferred Retirement (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance what would be the increased cost to the fund if all pensioners who worked after the age of 65 years were to have their extra weekly pension...

  • White Paper (Estimates) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance what standard rate of basic pension was assumed, or is implied, in the estimates of public expenditure in 1967–68 published in Command...

  • Married Women (Separation) (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance whether he will introduce legislation to ensure that a woman pensioner separated from her husband derives at least the same benefit from her...

  • National Assistance (Price Increases) (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance what guidance he has given to the National Assistance Board to take into account in their assessment of the needs of recipients of assistance...

  • Wage-Related Unemployment Benefit (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance if he has yet reached a decision on wage-related unemployment benefit; and if he will make a statement.

  • Graduated Pension Scheme (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance what pension a man will receive who has contributed at the maximum rate since the inception of the graduated pension scheme and retires in 1975.

  • Earnings Rule (12 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance what would be the estimated cost of allowing men in receipt of a National Insurance pension to earn an extra 20s. weekly before applying the...

  • Family Allowances (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance whether he will review the level of family allowances in view of the fact that more large families are now living on an inadequate diet than...

  • National Assistance (Rents and Rates) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance why it is not possible to state a sum representing the part of expenditure on National Assistance which is attributable to rent and rates.