We need your support to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can continue to hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Wages Stop

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Pensions and National Insurance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 29th June 1964.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Mr George Lawson Mr George Lawson , Motherwell 12:00 am, 29th June 1964

asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance how many unemployed persons in receipt of National Assistance within the Mother-well area have a total weekly income which is less than the National Assistance scale rate because of the operation of the wages stop.