HC Deb 30 October 1989 vol 159 c52W
Mr. Alton

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security whether he will review the regulations preventing his Department's officials from meeting the cost of travel warrants of claimants travelling for job interviews outside the area where they reside.

Mr. Scott

No. Where employers do not provide for such costs, the travel-to-interview scheme administered by the employment service is available. This is a matter for my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Employment.

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