Personal Independence Payment: Regulations

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:29 pm on 29th March 2017.

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Photo of Karl Turner Karl Turner Opposition Whip (Commons) 4:29 pm, 29th March 2017

My right hon. Friend clearly knows something about the new regulations, and I do, too. The reality is that those with psychological illness cannot now qualify for enhanced mobility payments because activity 11e attracts only a maximum of 10 points. Twelve points are needed to allow mobility payments, so this is clearly a cut and the Government should just fess up.