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

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Single Payments on 23rd January 1986.


Mr. Gordon Brown Asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many single payments are made for sums of less than £30.

Mr. Major The information is not readily available and could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.