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  • Carers: Personal Independence Payment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department has made of the effect of personal independence payments assessments on carers of people with disabilities.

  • Social Security Benefits: Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will review the accuracy of reporting on DLA and PIP assessments; and if she will update best practice guidance for producing these reports.

  • Employment and Support Allowance: Appeals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the number of people who were successful in appeals for Employment Support Allowance were (a) evicted or (b)...

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Procurement

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many contracts her Department holds with government strategic suppliers.

  • Social Security Benefits: Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what guidance his Department provides on allowing disability benefit assessors to provide feedback on mistakes or errors that occur during...

  • Work Capability Assessment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what reasons work capability assessment reports are not released to claimants until a decision has been made on their claim; and if she...

  • Jobcentres: Glasgow

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate he has made of the increased footfall at (a) Newlands and (b) Laurieston jobcentres resulting from the closure of Langside jobcentre.

  • Statutory Sick Pay: Public Consultation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the timetable is for the Government's proposed consultation on statutory sick pay.

  • Universal Credit: Enfield

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people have had payment of universal credit delayed by (a) one week, (b) two weeks, (c) three weeks or (d) four weeks or more in (i)...

  • Work Capability Assessment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 15 January 2018 to Question 121884, when her Department plans to begin testing new approaches to Work Capability...

  • Work Capability Assessment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 15 January 2018 to Question 121884, who the stakeholders are whom her Department is approaching to be involved in...

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Former Members

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many former Conservative Members of Parliament who were defeated at the 2017 general election and who now work in her Department were...

  • Work Capability Assessment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will undertake an end-to-end review of her Department's approach to the work capability assessment process.

  • Universal Credit: Income Tax

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what reasons a claimant's weekly income tax rebate is regarded as earnings under universal credit.

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many claims for universal credit were paid an advance of the value of (a) less than £50, (b) £50.01-£100, (c)...

  • Employment Schemes: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether young people on the new Youth Obligation programme who have not found employment at the end of six months will be obliged to accept a...

  • Employment Schemes: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, which companies and organisations provide work placements for young people on the new Youth Obligation programme.

  • Work Capability Assessment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department has made of the potential merits of changing the work capability assessment to take into account degenerative...

  • Jobcentres: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many work coaches in each job centre have received mental health training.

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Chief Scientific Advisers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many meetings (a) she and (b) her predecessor held with her Department’s Chief Scientific Adviser between October 2017 and December 2017.