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  • Universal Credit: West Lancashire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to the West Lancashire constituent, Ronald Hillier, on his migration to universal credit, if she will write to (a) Mr Hillier...

  • Motability: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 11 February 2019 to Question 216380, what the timetable is for Motability to share their plans to increase the scale...

  • Personal Independence Payment: Stress

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department has made of the implications for her policies of the conclusions of the study published in the Royal College of...

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps she is taking to ensure that parity of esteem between mental and physical health extends to the social security system.

  • Employment and Support Allowance: Disqualification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many employment and support allowance claimants in receipt of the limited capability for work element have been sanctioned in the most...

  • Personal Independence Payment: Medical Examinations

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many personal independence payment claimants have been required to attend a second face-to-face assessment before a decision on their...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many universal credit claimants have been offered a flexible support fund payment in the last 12 month period to assist with upfront...

  • Universal Credit: Scotland

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department has made of the effect of the roll-out of universal credit in Scotland on provision of services for lone...

  • Universal Credit: Fife

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 13 February 2019 to Question 218361, whether she plans to make an assessment of the effect of the roll-out of...

  • Universal Credit: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people (a) are currently in and (b) have been active in the Universal Credit Youth Obligation Support Programme; how many people who...

  • Universal Credit: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people have entered full-time work with a permanent contract after completing the Universal Credit Youth Obligation Support...

  • Universal Credit: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, which industries people who have completed the Youth Obligation Support Programme have been placed in; how many people have been placed in...

  • Child Maintenance Service: Correspondence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 5 February 2019 to Question 215250, how many responses to Child Maintenance Service enquiries from MPs' offices have...

  • Winter Fuel Payments: Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk received winter fuel payments in each of the last five winter periods; and what the...

  • Cold Weather Payments: Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk received cold weather payments in each of the last five winter periods; and what the...

  • Social Security Benefits: Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will make an assessment of the merits of changing disability living allowance and personal independence payments to enable young cancer...

  • Personal Independence Payment: Terminal Illnesses

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will extend the Special Rules for Terminal Illness process for personal independence payments to include people with unpredictable...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what reason her Department decided to track only the first 10,000 successful applicants through the managed migration pilot and not to...

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of claimants of (a) personal independence payment and (b) employment support that were subject to a mandatory reconsideration...

  • Occupational Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what discussions she has had with stakeholders on removing the lower earnings limit as a result of the Automatic Enrolment Review 2017 in the...

  • Occupational Pensions: Self-employed

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what tests of targeted self-employment interventions with regard to the Automatic Enrolment Review 2017 were carried out in 2018; and how...

  • Social Security Benefits: Appeals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to paragraph four of the letter from the Minister of State for Disabled People, Health and Work to the hon. Member for...

  • Social Security Benefits: Medical Examinations

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what measures are in place to monitor how accurately health professionals capture information that explains the functional effect of the...

  • Personal Independence Payment: Medical Examinations

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether her Department monitors the proportion of personal independence payment Mandatory Reconsideration requests that contain a complaint...

  • Occupational Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what incentives the Government provides to encourage individuals in multiple jobs to opt-in to pension saving.

  • Social Rented Housing: South Lanarkshire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many social landlords in South Lanarkshire have access to the landlord portal; and whether he has plans to extend that service to other...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether her Department has plans to offer financial assistance to local authorities that have increased their bad debt provisions as a result...

  • Social Security Benefits: Disqualification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she will publish her Department's guidance for Decision makers on issuing sanctions.

  • Children: Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether he has plans to review the four per cent collection charge on child maintenance payments for victims of domestic abuse.

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what reason claimants of universal credit are subject to a five week delay before payment in cases where the claimant is (a) transferring...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 18 February 2019 to Question 220054 on Universal Credit, if she will make an assessment of the effect of the five...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 18 February to Question 220052 on Universal Credit, if she will publish the evidential basis for the statement that...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to her oral contribution of 11 February 2019, Official Report, column 593, on universal credit, what assessment she has made of the...

  • Social Security Benefits: Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people of retirement age are in receipt of both industrial injuries disablement benefit and constant attendance allowance.

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Written Questions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 16 January 2019 to Question 207610 on Social Security Benefits, when she plans to provide a substantive Answer to...

  • Pension Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 12 February 2019 to Question 217093 on Pension Credit, what estimate she has made of the number of couples affected...

  • British Nationals Abroad: EU Countries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate her Department has made of the number of UK citizens currently living in other EU countries who will return to live in the UK in...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what proportion of successful new universal credit claims in the past year the claimant has been given an advance at the start of their claim.