Thank Chris! Was that part of the Mincome project in the 1970s?
Mincome - Wikipedia
Mincome was an experimental Canadian guaranteed annual income project that was held in Manitoba, during the 1970s. The…
That may have been a good experiment, but the payments were reduced by up to 75 cents for every dollar earned — so it was perhaps more of a ‘minimum income’ experiment, rather than a Basic Income experiment.
Or are you referring to some other scheme? If you’ve got a link, that would be helpful! :)