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  • Occupational Pensions: Females

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department as made of the financial effect on low paid women who have not been automatically enrolled into a workplace pension.

  • Personal Independence Payment: Motor Neurone Disease

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people with motor neurone disease were awarded personal independence payment at (a) the enhanced rate for daily living and mobility,...

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many and what proportion of new claims for jobseeker's allowance and employment and support allowance were processed within five days in 2017.

  • Social Security Benefits: Cryptocurrencies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department has made of the effectiveness of the GovCoin trial; and what plans her Department has for the future use of...

  • State Retirement Pensions: British Nationals Abroad

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 29 January 2018 to Question 124527, whether people living in the UK who are not of pensionable age who then move to...

  • Universal Credit: Prescriptions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps are being taken to inform universal credit claimants of their eligibility for free NHS prescriptions.

  • Social Security Benefits: Disqualification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what information her Department holds on the number of claimants of (a) jobseekers allowance and (b) universal credit have been sanctioned as...

  • Children: Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether her Department has read the report by Gingerbread published on 12 January 2018 which states that the majority of single parents do not...

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Child Care Vouchers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many employees of her Department make use of the childcare vouchers scheme.

  • Universal Credit: Ealing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in the (a) London Borough of Ealing and (b) Ealing Central and Acton constituency were eligible for universal credit on 1...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the average time is after an application is submitted for universal credit before the first payment is received for claimants in (a)...

  • Universal Credit: Standard of Living

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment his Department has made of the effect on living standards of universal credit claimants repaying advance payments.

  • Universal Credit: Publicity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps his Department is taking to publicise information to claimants eligible for universal credit who do not have internet access.

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps his Department is taking to offer additional support and guidance to hon. Members and their staff while their constituencies...

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Land

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how much land (a) her Department, (b) its agencies and (c) its non-departmental public bodies owns in (i) England and (ii) the South West; and...

  • State Retirement Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether her Department plans to increase the state pension; and if she will make a statement.

  • State Retirement Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many meetings she has held with external stakeholders on the rates of state pension since her appointment.

  • Self-employed: Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department has made of the potential merits of compelling self-employed people to contribute to a private pension.

  • Universal Credit: Homelessness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether he has made an estimate of the number of homeless people in full-service universal credit areas (a) before and (b) after the roll-out...

  • Personal Independence Payment: Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people with inflammatory bowel disease applied for mandatory reconsideration of their claim for personal independence payments in...

  • Employment: Learning Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the adequacy of support made available by employers for workers with learning difficulties.