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Disabled People

Volume 164: debated on Monday 8 January 1990

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21.

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security by what proportion spending on the disabled has increased since 1979.

Expenditure on benefits for long-term sick and disabled people increased by 90 per cent. in real terms between 1978–79 and 1989–90.