HC Deb 14 April 1964 vol 693 cc28-9W
43. Mr. Sorensen

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government and Minister for Welsh Affairs by what minimum standards in respect of space and other domestic necessities he is guided in fulfilling his responsibility for providing accommodation for homeless families.

Sir K. Joseph

The responsibility for providing temporary accommodation under the National Assistance Act, 1948, rests with the County and county borough councils and is a matter for my right hon. Friend the Minister of Health.