§ 14. Mr. SHORT
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the cost of removing the means limit under the Old Age Pensions Act?
§ The CHANCELLOR of the EXCHEQUER (Mr. Chamberlain)
The cost of removing the means limit, on the assumption that all persons over 70 claim the old age pension, would be £13,000,000 a year in addition to the present figure of £44,000,000.