The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
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The assessment period and payment structure of Universal Credit creates a fixed period between date of entitlement and the first payment. The policy intention is that claimants receive the first payment 5 weeks after their date of entitlement (6 weeks if waiting days are served). The assessment period runs for a full calendar month from the date of entitlement, and the UC pay date will be 7...
In its publication: The United Kingdom’s Exit from the European Union: Safeguarding the Position of EU Citizens Living in the UK and UK Nationals Living in the EU of 26 June 2017, the Government has set out its offer, at paragraph 44, to continue to export and uprate the UK State Pension within the EU, subject to reciprocity. The Government wishes to reach a reciprocal agreement as...
The Government has no plans to amend pension rights for same sex couples as a result of the UK leaving the European Union. The Government is committed to same sex marriage and is proud that legislation was introduced to ensure that pensions are built up equally for all legal partnerships. Regarding the recent Supreme Court ruling in the case of Walker v Innospec Ltd, the Government of...
Entered the House of Lords in 1998
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