HC Deb 25 February 1914 vol 58 cc1755-6

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he has received complaints to the effect that cheques drawn for the suns of 30s. maternity benefit have, after presentation, been returned marked no effects; and whether effective steps have been, or will be, taken to prevent the recurrence of such incidents?

Mr. WEDGWOOD BENN (Lord of the Treasury)

My right hon. Friend has received no complaints of the character referred to, but if the hon. Member will furnish him with particulars of any specific case he will be glad to make inquiry.