HC Deb 06 November 1970 vol 805 c479W
Mrs. Shirley Williams

asked the Secretary of State for the Social Services what estimate of uptake his Department has made in calculating the cost of the Family Income Supplement Scheme.

Mr. Dean

The estimate of cost given in the Explanatory and Financial Memorandum attached to the Family Income Supplements Bill 1970, allowed for uptake by up to about seven-eighths of those entitled.