§ 48. Mr. Conlan
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government if he will give additional assistance to local authorities who are endeavouring to provide suitable dwellings for handicapped persons by making a higher payment in respect of this type of accommodation than that provided for under Section 4(1) of the 1961 Housing Act.
§ Mr. Mellish
I would refer my hon. Friend to the reply given to the hon. Member for Tynemouth (Dame Irene Ward) on 16th March.