HC Deb 22 June 1971 vol 819 c232W
Mr. Arthur Lewis

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services whether he will now increase the salaries of the executive officers employed in the Department.

Sir K. Joseph

Executive Officers employed in my Department are part of the General Service class. Negotiations have recently been concluded with the staff associations concerning increases in their salaries. These increases are retrospective to 1st January, 1971.