A New Future for Social Security - consultation on social security in Scotland
Last updated: 12 Oct 2016
- Consulting body:
- Scottish Government
- Period of consultation:
- Runs from 1 July 2016 to 28 October 2016
- CML action:
- Response submitted
The Scottish Government has requested views on how best to use the new social security powers that are being devolved by the Scotland Act 2016 in their consultation A New Future for Social Security. A summary version of the document is also available.
The overall principles and operational arrangements envisaged in the consultation appear sensible, reasonable, fair and equitable, and should allow claimants to be treated with dignity and respect.
Download the full CML response below.