HC Deb 06 February 1978 vol 943 c400W
Mr. David Steel

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services when his Department will be in a position to give a full reply to the letter of 8th June 1977, from the right hon. Member for Roxburgh, Selkirk and Peebles, subsequent letters of 16th September, 18th October and numerous telephone reminders concerning a constituent resident at Tweed-bank, Galashiels.

Mr. Orme

I understand that the Chairman of the Supplementary Benefits Commission deeply regrets the delay in sending a full reply but is writing to the right hon. Gentleman today.