FOI release

New family test for impact assessments (IAs)

New family test for IAs.


Response to FOI request for information about the new family test for impact assessments.

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Family test FOI: whether Defra had received guidance on how the family test would be implemented and if yes, when it was received; plus how Defra will assess the impact of domestic policy to ensure it meets the “supporting family life” test, what criteria Defra would use to make this assessment and estimated costs of ensuring the policy is compliant.

Published 12 November 2014