§ Mr. D. J. Williams
asked the Minister of National Insurance what was the total amount paid in family allowances in 1948; and what was the amount paid in Wales.
§ Mr. J. Griffiths
The total amount paid in family allowances in the calendar year 1948 was approximately £58¾ million. The amount paid in respect of Wales for the same period is estimated to be £3¼; million.