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1979-1987 : Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Pensions

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Pensions on 21st January 1987.


Mr. Meacher Asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what, for a man retiring on average earnings each year since 1978 and who had been contracted into state earnings related pension scheme, was the earnings-related component on top of the flat-rate state pension payable in each of those years.

Mr. Major I refer the hon. Member to my reply to him on 12 January 1987, at columns 123-124.