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Health in Pregnancy Grant

Volume 468: debated on Monday 26 November 2007

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether A8 nationals resident in the UK will be eligible for the proposed health in pregnancy grant. (167737)

The Government are introducing from April 2009 a one-off payment to expectant mothers, known as the Health in Pregnancy Grant, to help them during the important last weeks of pregnancy. Only women ordinarily resident in the UK will be able to claim the payment.