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

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Supplementary Benefits on 20th December 1985.


Mr. Soley Asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what were the total estimated amounts defrauded from supplementary benefits for each year from 1979.

Mr. Major No reliable estimate is available of the extent of supplementary benefit fraud.