Work and Pensions Committee

Ongoing work on DWP priorities and performance inquiry

Inquiry status: open

Oral evidence concluded.

Scope of the inquiry

The UK’s welfare system is currently undergoing fundamental reform in the transition to Universal Credit alongside other major and largely untested policies including the benefit cap, benefit sanctions and the two child limit.

The Minister will be questioned on her vision for the direction of the welfare state, and on the impact and effectiveness of these policies and their interaction with each other.

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24 July 2019 10:30 am

Oral Evidence Session

The work of the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
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Rt Hon Amber Rudd MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Department for Work and Pensions


The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

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