Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

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Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

The head of the Department for Work and Pensions, a department of the British government responsible for administration of welfare policy, British Social Security, state pensions, and similar matters. Because the secretary oversees most government payments to citizens, he/she administers the largest budget of any department in the U.K. He/she is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister.
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The Royal Board on Disability is an autonomous body of the General State Administration, linked to the Ministry of Health, Consumption and Social Welfare, through the Secretary of State for Social Services. It is entrusted, among other functions, to promote the application of human rights, humanistic ideals, scientific knowledge and technical developments to disability actions.
The foundation stone at the Freeman was laid in June 1972 by Sir Keith Joseph, Secretary of State for Social Services in Ted Heath's Tory government.
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Lord Jenkin was Secretary of State for Social Services between 1979 and 1981.
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