Universal Credit: Impact Assessments:Written question - 31736


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Asked on: 18 March 2016
Department for Work and Pensions
Universal Credit: Impact Assessments
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if his Department will conduct a revised impact assessment for universal credit on the effect of reforms to its design since 2012.
Answered by: Priti Patel
Answered on: 23 March 2016

Whilst there have been changes to Universal Credit since the impact assessment in 2012, these have not fundamentally altered the service, which remains on course to deliver stronger work incentives and simplicity in the welfare system.

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