§ Sir David Steel
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security whether he has any plans to integrate the pension age for men and women.
§ Mrs. Gillian Shephard
I refer the right hon. Member to paragraph 18 of the Government's response to the 10th report from the House of Lords Select Committee on the European Communities, Session 1988–89, on equal treatment for men and women in pensions and other benefits—Cmnd. 1038.