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Volume 35: debated on Thursday 27 January 1983

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is his latest estimate of the numbers receiving supplementary benefit as a result of the 5 per cent. abatement in (a) unemployment benefit, (b) other short-term benefits and (c) invalidity pension.