HC Deb 04 November 2002 vol 392 c84W
Mrs. Calton

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if he will raise the benefit rates for working age adults. [79205]

Malcolm Wicks

We keep all benefit rates under continuous review. My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State will make an announcement in due course about the proposed rates of benefit which will apply from April 2003.