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  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the cost to the public purse is of the administration of the advance payment system.

  • Cold Weather Payments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment her Department has made of the potential effect on the public purse of taking into account wind-chill in determining...

  • Chlorine: Storage

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what discussions he has had with stakeholders on the safe storage of chlorine gas after the UK leaves the EU.

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps her Department is taking to ensure that the universal credit application process is fully accessible for people that do not have...

  • Pension Credit: Scotland

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many pension credit claimants there are in (a) Scotland and (b) each constituency in Scotland.

  • Pensioners: Poverty

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the effect on the level of pensioner poverty of the Welfare Reform Act 2012 (Commencement No. 31 and Savings...

  • Pension Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many and what proportion of women affected by the change in the state pension age will be affected by the proposed reforms to pension credit.

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many claimants in (a) each parliamentary constituency, (b) Scotland, (c) England, (d) Wales and (e) Northern Ireland were subject to the...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people have been referred to her Department's in-work progression pilot scheme; and how many of those people have received an...

  • State Retirement Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if she plans to undertake to review the maximum limit of the value of the over 80 state pension.

  • Access to Work Programme: Wales

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the number of successful applications to Access to Work was in each local authority area in Wales in each year since 2015.

  • Employment and Support Allowance: Kilmarnock and Loudoun

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many Kilmarnock and Loudoun constituents have been identified as having been underpaid when migrated from incapacity benefits to...

  • Lone Parents: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what plans her Department has to increase financial support for single-parent families.

  • Work Capability Assessment: Romford

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the average length of time is for a claimant to be referred to a work capability assessment by the Romford service centre.

  • Employment and Support Allowance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to her Written Statement of 21 February 2019 on Employment and Support Allowance, Official Report HCWS 1348, which work streams the...

  • Employment and Support Allowance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether she has made an estimate of the number of people who went into (a) rent arrears and (b) council tax arrears following the underpayment...

  • Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the adequacy of staffing levels in universal credit centres; and what proportion of fixed-term staff working...

  • Employment: Bullying

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps her Department is taking to support the Centenary Global Action and global efforts for a strong International Labour Organisation...