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Universal Credit: Deductions

Question for Department for Work and Pensions

UIN HL7967, tabled on 26 April 2022

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Stedman-Scott on 6 April (HL7286), what steps they are taking to ensure that deductions to Universal Credit payments never exceed the standard cap rate of 25 per cent.

Answered on

28 April 2022

It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.