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Exiting the European Union, scrutiny of delegated legislation inquiry: SSAC response

The Social Security Advisory Committee’s response to the Commons Procedure Committee inquiry on the scrutiny of delegated legislation related to exiting the EU.



The House of Commons Procedure Committee launched an inquiry into Exiting the European Union (EU): scrutiny of delegated legislation on 15 September 2017.

The Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC), was set up with the independent statutory remit of scrutinising draft secondary legislation on social security – with its advice available to both government and Parliament.

This is SSAC’s response to the Procedure Committee’s inquiry.

Published 3 October 2017