HC Deb 26 February 1982 vol 18 c507W
Mr. Arthur Lewis

asked the Lord President of the Council whether he will introduce legislation to prevent Members of the House of Lords from drawing attendance allowances where they have other income above £8,000 per annum or where they receive payments from public funds above £5,000 per annum.

Mr. Pym

No. Members of another place do not receive an attendance allowance. They may, however, claim reimbursement, within specified limits, of certain of the costs they incur in conducting parliamentary business.

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