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S5W-20108: Mark Griffin (Central Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 23 November 2018

To ask the Scottish Government which (a) "go" and (b) "no go" gates the Social Security Programme Board is expected to give a formal view on in the year ahead; which it has given a formal view on, and what these views were.

Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 7 December 2018

In 2019, the Social Security Programme Board is expected to give a formal view on the Go/No Go for Best Start Grant – Phase 2, Funeral Expense Assistance and Young Carer Grant.

The Social Security Programme Board has already provided a formal view on Carer’s Allowance Supplement and Best Start Grant - Phase 1 to go live.