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Personal Independence Payment: Coronavirus

Question for Department for Work and Pensions

UIN 33739, tabled on 23 March 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the feasibility of allowing personal independence payments to continue without assessment during the covid-19 outbreak.

Answered on

30 March 2020

As both the Prime Minister and Chancellor have made clear, the Government will do whatever it takes to support people affected by COVID 19 and we have been clear in our intention that everyone should be supported to do the right thing.