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12 September 2023 — Policy paper
The government’s response to the Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC) report about the future of working age contributory benefits for those not in paid work
16 November 2022 — Independent report
This briefing note sets out conclusions and recommendations for out of work benefit reform.
4 July 2022 — Policy paper
A report by the Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC) on the regulation and response from the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions.
24 November 2021 — Collection
Regulations subject to statutory scrutiny by the Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC)
1 March 2023 — Collection
These papers reflect the research we carry out to support the advice we give to ministers and the discussions we have with our stakeholders.
21 April 2023 — Collection
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