§ Mr. David Stewart
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the treatment of war disablement pension made by each local authority in Scotland in calculating residential care assessments. 
§ Mr. Galbraith
All local authorities in Scotland must apply the National Assistance (Assessment of Resources) Regulations 1992, as amended, when charging for 705W residential and nursing home care. The Regulations require that the payment of any war disablement pension to a resident is subject to a £10 weekly disregard.