HC Deb 08 July 1997 vol 297 c463W
Mr. Baker

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security what is the date and title of the oldest document or archival unit retained by her Department which has not been passed on to the Public Record Office for release for public inspection. [7202]

Mr. Field

The oldest file in the Department of Social Security awaiting transfer to the Public Record Office is:Ministry of Pensions Hospital, Leopardstown Park, Dublin. Surrender by Mr. Bernard Dunning of his reversionary interests in the property to the Crown. The file was raised on 7 February 1932 and closed on 25 April 1933.