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The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Social Security (Baroness Hollis of Heigham): Information is not available in the format requested. Such information as is available is in the table.
The table shows levels of occupational and personal pensions for all current incapacity benefit recipients. It is not possible to provide separate figures for former invalidity benefit recipients and people on different rates of incapacity benefit. No existing incapacity benefit
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1. These estimates are based on data from the 1996-97 Family Resources Survey and are in 1996-97 prices.
2. Incapacity benefit replaced sickness benefit and invalidity benefit in April 1995. All existing sickness benefit and invalidity benefit recipients were transferred to incapacity benefit.
3. Figures include 11,000 severe disablement allowance cases.
What is the likely timetable for parliamentary consideration of the Food Standards Bill.[HL2724]
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