HC Deb 09 November 1979 vol 973 c382W
Mr. John Grant

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will now raise the level of the burial grant substantially and arrange for regular up-rating to keep pace with inflation.

Mrs. Chalker

I refer the hon. Member to my right hon. Friend's reply to the hon. Member for West Stirlingshire (Mr. Canavan) on 20 July—[Vol. 970, c. 886–87.]