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Social Security Benefits

Work and Pensions written question – answered on 6th June 2007.

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Photo of Danny Alexander Danny Alexander Shadow Secretary of State (Cabinet Office) and Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the average amount of time was between receipt of a claim for (a) disability living allowance, (b) income support, (c) carer's allowance, (d) jobseeker's allowance and (e) incapacity benefit and payment of benefit for claims made by (i) telephone, (ii) post and (iii) online claim form in (A) the UK, (B) England, (C) Scotland, (D) Wales, (E) each English region and (F) each parliamentary constituency in each of the last 10 months.

Photo of James Purnell James Purnell Minister of State (Pensions Reform), Department for Work and Pensions

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