Implementation of welfare reform by local authorities

Inquiry status: Government Response published

The Committee examined the progress of the implementation of welfare reform by local authorities. It produced its report in April 2013 and received the government's response in June 2013. The Committee requested an update from national organisations who gave evidence for this inquiry, requesting an assessment of progress and an update. Its responses were published as follow-up submissions in February 2014.


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  • Written evidence called for
  • Oral evidence sessions held
  • Report published
  • Response published

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