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Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 26 July 2000.


WEDNESDAY 5 JULY 2000



Members present:


Mr Archy Kirkwood, in the Chair
Ms Karen BuckMr Edward Leigh
Mr David CrausbyDr Doug Naysmith
Mr Andrew DismoreMr Laurence Robertson
Mrs Joan HumbleMr Gareth Thomas






CONTENTS

Examination of Witness

MS HOLLY SUTHERLAND, Director, The Microsimulation Unit, Department of Economics, University of Cambridge, examined.

Question Number

200 - 219

220 - 239

240 - 243



Memorandum submitted from Ms Holly Sutherland (PP 29)

Memorandum submitted from the Department of Social Security (PP 22)

Chart 1: Median net income of each fifth of the pensioner couples income distribution, 1979 and 1996/97, in July 1997 prices

Chart 2: Percentage real growth in the median net income of each fifth of the pensioner couples income distribution, 1979 to 1996-97

Memorandum submitted from the Department of Social Security (PP 22) (continued)



Examination of Witness

RT HON JEFF ROOKER, a Member of the House, Minister of State for Social Security, examined.

Question Number

244 - 259

260 - 279

280 - 294



Letter to Chairman of Committee from Mr Jeff Rooker MP (PP 22A)


 
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