HC Deb 13 March 1967 vol 743 c2W
17. Mr. Fowler

asked the Minister of Social Security whether she will amend the rules governing the payment of unemployment benefit, whereby many nightshift workers on short-time receive no benefit, though working fewer hours than day-shift workers in receipt of benefit.

Miss Herbison

I would refer my hon. Friend to the Answer I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Bedfordshire, South (Mr. Gwilym Roberts) on 14th November last.—[Vol. 736, c. 21–2.]