|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 30 (Mar)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Ward, Laws and Keene LJJ
|Representation||Richard Drabble QC (instructed by the Child Poverty Action Group) for the claimant.|
|David Forsdick (instructed by the Office of the Solicitor for the Department of Work and Pensions) for the Secretary of State.|
|Judgment Dates:||4 March 2002|
Social security - Invalid care allowance - Entitlement - Claimant caring for elderly mother in receipt of attendance allowance - Claimant claiming invalid care allowance - Adjudication officer seeking repayment of invalid care allowance paid to claimant in respect of periods when claimant's mother hospitalised - Whether claimant's mother still within definition of severely disabled person - ss 70(1), 70(2), 70(8) - Social Security (Invalid Care Allowance) Regulations 1976, reg 4(2).