HC Deb 08 July 1981 vol 8 c146W
Mr. David Young

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science whether, in view of the new rules which prevent summer school leavers from receiving benefit until September, he will carry out an inquiry to establish how many pupils are likely to seek additional qualifications as a result of the change.

Dr. Boyson

I refer the hon. Member to the answer given by my right hon. and learned Friend to the hon. Member for Stockport, North (Mr. Bennett) on 16 June.