§ Mr. ALBERY
asked the Minister of Health whether he proposes to introduce legislation with a view to increasing the amount of the present old age pension?
§ Mr. SINKINSON
asked the Minister of Health if he will consider a scheme of voluntary National Health Insurance which would embrace everybody who wished to take advantage of such benefits, as at present a voluntary insurance can only be taken out by those who are insured under the Act?655W
§ Mr. GREENWOOD
I cannot at present add anything to the announcement made in the King's Speech that the Government are engaged on a general survey of the various National Insurance and pension schemes.