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Squatters (Benefit)

Volume 976: debated on Tuesday 18 December 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what plans he has to tighten regulations concerning squatters, from both EEC and non-EEC countries, drawing social security benefits; and if he will make a statement.

We are already looking at the question of the availability of supplementary benefit to foreign nationals. I cannot go further than that at present.