Universal Credit

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 2nd November 2015.

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Photo of The Bishop of St Albans The Bishop of St Albans Bishop

To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many families with three or more children born before 6 April 2017 they estimated would be affected by the proposed two-child limit for new claimants for Universal Credit in the calculations of the Budget policy costings for (1) 2017–18, (2) 2018–19, and (3) 2019–20.

Photo of Lord Freud Lord Freud The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

The information requested is not available for publication.

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Andy Robertson-Fox
Posted on 3 Nov 2015 12:06 pm (Report this annotation)

So if the information is not available how can an informed decision be made about the impact on families and the anticipated savings the proposed two child limit will produce?