Welfare rights news

23 April, 2001

Test Cases Needed

Request from CPAG

23 April, 2001

Tax Credit Income and Capital Disregards

New statutory instrument

20 April, 2001

Single Room Rent Restrictions

New rules from July 2001

20 April, 2001

Regulation of Immigration Advice

Student Union and hospital based advice workers

20 April, 2001

Child Support and Information Held By Local Auths.

CSA to commence using new powers

19 April, 2001

Regulation of Immigration Advice

New statutory instrument

18 April, 2001

New Deal - Intensive Activity Period

Changes to means tested benefits

17 April, 2001

Help with NHS Costs

Three new statutory instruments

17 April, 2001

Community Service Orders and Benefit Sanctions

New rules from October 2001

12 April, 2001

The Right to a Hearing Before Termination of Benefits

A Human Rights Approach

12 April, 2001

Single Room Rent Restrictions

Parliamentary Q and A re. new rules from July 2001

12 April, 2001

HB Appeals

DSS issue guidance re. transitional provisions

11 April, 2001

The New Deal ‘Intensive Activity Period’

Further SI published

11 April, 2001

DMG Memos

DSS publish new guidance

11 April, 2001

Asylum Seekers and the ‘break in claim’ issue

DSS decide not to appeal further

11 April, 2001

‘Halfway Home’

Audit Commission report into the cost of supporting asylum seekers

9 April, 2001

Foot and Mouth

DSS publish new leaflet

9 April, 2001

Discretionary Housing Payments

New rules from July 2001

6 April, 2001

Tax Credit Uprating

New rates from June 2001