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  • Bereavement Support Payment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will make an assessment of the effect of the 18 week limit for bereavement support payments on the time available to families to grieve...

  • Housing Benefit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate her Department has made of the level of housing benefit (a) fraud and (b) overpayments in each region of England and Wales in...

  • Support for Mortgage Interest

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many households remain to be contacted with respect to the change in Support for Mortgage Interest.

  • Support for Mortgage Interest

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many working-age households have been contacted with respect to the change in Support for Mortgage Interest.

  • Pensioners: Support for Mortgage Interest

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many households in receipt of pension credit and support for mortgage interest have applied for the replacement loan when support for...

  • Construction: Conditions of Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what guidance her Department provides to the construction industry on the requirement of employee medicals as a pre-requisite for employment...

  • Personal Income

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the average net weekly household income was for people in (a) Lewisham Deptford constituency, (b) London, (c) England, and (d) the UK in...

  • Housing Benefit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people are in receipt of housing benefit in the UK.

  • Access to Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in (a) Airdrie and Shotts constituency, (b) Scotland and (c) the UK received Access to Work grants (a) in total and (b) for a...

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Recruitment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of job roles advertised within her Department in (a) 2016 and (b) 2017 excluded the box under the Ban the Box initiative.

  • Support for Mortgage Interest

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for how long households will receive Support for Mortgage Interest as a benefit, if they have not been contacted by the Department about its...

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps she is taking to ensure that (a) disentitled and (b) sanctioned claimants of (i) jobseekers allowance and (ii) employment support...

  • Welfare Assistance Schemes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of expenditure of local authorities on local welfare assistance schemes.

  • Social Security Benefits: Fraud

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps the Government is taking to deter fraudulent applications for state benefits.

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Travellers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, since 2016, with reference to the oral contribution of the Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General of 2 November 2016, Official...

  • Social Security Benefits: Females

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many women aged between 60 to 65 are in receipt of employments benefits by type of benefit.

  • Health and Safety Executive

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the (a) Government funding (b) annual spending and (c) total staff head count was for the Health and Safety Executive in each financial...

  • Work Capability Assessment: West Midlands

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many cases there have been in which people have been declared fit for work and then went on to win their appeal against her Department in...

  • Housing Benefit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether staff at her Department have instructed local authorities to cease paying housing enefit to all residents in receipt of personal...

  • Social Security Benefits: Medical Examinations

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many health assessment reports her Department has received from the (a) Independent Assessment Services and (b) Centre for Health and...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will (a) prohibit the removal by departmental officials of documents from a person's universal credit journal and (b) ensure that in...