§ Mr. Alfred Morris
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security if he will now make a statement on the Government's response to the social security commissioners' decision in the case for severe disability premium of Simon Crompton; and how many other severely disabled people have already benefited or will benefit from the decision.
§ Mrs. Gillian Shephard
The regulation with which this commissioner's decision is concerned was amended from 9 October 1989. Information on the number of people who benefited under the reinterpretation of the unamended regulation is not yet available.