HC Deb 12 July 1988 vol 137 c170W
135. Mr. Andrew Bowden

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services on what basis the compensatory element for 20 per cent. of the community charge will be calculated for incorporation in income support rates from April 1989.

Mr. Portillo

Decisions on the level of income support rates for April 1989 will be taken in the autumn.