§ 45. Mr. Blaker
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government whether he is aware that war disability pensions are included in calculations of income for rate relief purposes; and whether he will take steps to alter this position.
§ Mr. MacColl
The Answer to the first part is "Yes"; and to the second part "No". My right hon. Friend explained at Report stage of the Rating Bill on 24th February the reasons for this.