HC Deb 04 March 1988 vol 128 cc749-50W
Ms. Short

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services whether he will provide full details of the instructions given to local offices about how to interpret the 21-hour rule in individual cases.

Mr. Portillo

Guidance to adjudication officers on interpretation of the 21-hour rule is given in paragraphs 1287 to 1307 of the S manual, a copy of which is in the Library.