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Carers: Leave

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 3649, tabled on 17 May 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what plans he has to bring forward legislative proposals to introduce carer's leave.

Answered on

25 May 2022

The Government remains committed to supporting unpaid carers in work. Legislation to deliver our commitment to introduce one week of leave for unpaid carers will be brought forward when Parliamentary time allows.