HC Deb 23 June 1986 vol 100 c12W
Mr. Madden

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what discussions he has had with representatives at the Yorkshire water authority about the removal of payment charges from pensioners wishing to pay water rates by instalments; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. John Patten

I have not discussed this with the authority. Detailed charging arrangements are a matter for individual water authorities acting within their powers and duties.

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