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Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Points of Order (22 Feb 2017)

Chris Matheson: ...have come to see me and that I have a big enough case load without making up cases on behalf of constituents who may or may not exist. Earlier this week, Ministers in the Department for Work and Pensions circulated a letter about universal credit—my hon. Friends the Members for Stretford and Urmston (Kate Green) and for Ellesmere Port and Neston (Justin Madders) raised this at DWP...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Carers' Benefits (22 Feb 2017)

Penny Mordaunt: ...for people who give up the opportunity of full-time employment in order to provide regular and substantial care for a severely disabled person. Means tested benefits such as Income Support and Pension Credit include additional amounts for carers and are available to low income carers of working age and over state pension age respectively. The additional amounts mean that lower-income...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Free School Meals (22 Feb 2017)

Lord Nash: The Department for Education is working closely with the Department for Work and Pensions and other government departments to consider new criteria for determining entitlement to benefits-related free school meals as the rollout of Universal Credit progresses. We will communicate our proposals in due course. Schools currently receive pupil premium funding for each child registered as...

Criminal Finances Bill: Social Security and Pensions (21 Feb 2017)

Caroline Nokes: ...Benches, for their contributions. I will attempt to address the specific points raised in full. The Government did respond to the National Audit Office report outlining the online Check your State Pension service, which now delivers personalised information to people many years in advance. The report also acknowledged that the aggregate impacts of the reforms need to be taken into account....

Government Services (Telecommunication Charges) (21 Feb 2017)

Chris Stephens: ...eliminated. It would ask Government Departments to conduct an assessment for each local authority area of the provision of public computer equipment capable of being used by Department for Work and Pensions claimants, for example, and to publish the results. If that assessment were to demonstrates that the total number of units of public computer equipment was less than one for every 20...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Flexible Support Fund (20 Feb 2017)

Debbie Abrahams: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many universal credit claimants have received support through the Flexible Support Fund following changes to work allowances introduced in March 2016.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Pupil Premium (20 Feb 2017)

Edward Timpson: The Department for Education is working closely with the Department for Work and Pensions and other government departments to consider new criteria for determining entitlement to benefits-related free school meals as the rollout of Universal Credit progresses. We will communicate our proposals in due course. There are no plans to change the criteria for determining eligibility for pupil premium.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Insolvency (14 Feb 2017)

Baroness Neville-Rolfe: ...;75m and funded 380,000 free-to-client debt advice sessions. In October 2016 the government announced plans to restructure the financial guidance landscape and bring debt advice, money guidance, and pensions guidance together in a single body to give consumers better access to the financial information they need. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) took over responsibility for...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit (10 Feb 2017)

John Healey: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the level of rent arrears of universal credit recipients who are tenants in temporary accommodation in universal credit pilot areas.

Petition - Closure of Cambuslang Jobcentre (9 Feb 2017)

Margaret Ferrier: ...of Rutherglen and Hamilton West, in similar terms to those lodged by my colleagues yesterday and in respect of some morally outrageous plans, states: “Declares that Department for Work and Pensions plans to close eight Jobcentres in the Glasgow area, including Cambuslang Jobcentre, will impact tens of thousands of people in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance, Employment Support...

State Pension: Working-Class Women (9 Feb 2017)

Carolyn Harris: ...fair play and justice for them. However, our efforts to date have been frustrated by the Government’s reluctance to engage in productive dialogue. At the end of last year, Labour’s suggestion to extend pension credit to those who needed it was turned down by the Secretary of State and his Pensions Minister. That would have extended support to hundreds of thousands of the most...

Unaccompanied Child Refugees: Points of Order (9 Feb 2017)

Louise Haigh: ...that I am having to raise Concentrix in the House again, but after the scandal that broke around that company HMRC announced that it would never again use a private provider to deal with tax credits, especially in relation to error and fraud. But today the Government have issued a written ministerial statement saying that they will transfer tax credit error and fraud to the Department for...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit (9 Feb 2017)

John Healey: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 24 January 2017 to Question 60655, on universal credit and housing benefit, if he will place in the Library the assumptions by which those estimates were calculated.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: Young People (9 Feb 2017)

John Healey: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what his policy is on removing the automatic entitlement to the housing element of universal credit only for 18 to 21 year olds who are out of work.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Credit Unions: Finance (9 Feb 2017)

Mark Hendrick: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, which credit unions have received funding under the Credit Union Expansion Project; and how much each such union has received.

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Work and Pensions: Fraud, Error and Debt Measures (9 Feb 2017)

Damian Green: ...in overpaid benefits. For 2015/2016 around £1 billion was recovered jointly by the Department and local authorities, an increase of £70 million since 2014/2015. Using DWP powers to recover tax credits debt In order to build on this success, today, I can announce that from April 2018 the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) will recover a segment of HM Revenue and Customs...

Petition - Closure of Maryhill Jobcentre (8 Feb 2017)

Patrick Grady: The petition states: The petition of residents of Glasgow North, Declares that the Department for Work and Pensions' plan to close Maryhill Jobcentre and half of all Jobcentre Plus offices in Glasgow is morally outrageous; express our concerns that the city is being used as the testing ground for more devastating cuts across the UK; further that the proposals to close eight of the 16...

Petition - Close of Bridgeton Jobcentre (8 Feb 2017)

Alison Thewliss: ...the proposals to close eight of the 16 Jobcentre offices across Glasgow, will impact on tens of thousands of people in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance, Employment Support Allowance and Universal Credit; further that the UK Government has already indicated that 20% of the Jobcentre estate will see closures, and Glasgow has been handpicked to take a disproportionate hit of 50%...


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