Date lodged: 12 March 2019
To ask the Scottish Government how it will manage the migration of people over 65 who access disability living allowance/personal independence payment to disability assistance for older people.
Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 20 March 2019
People over 65 who are in receipt of Disability Living Allowance will be transferred over to a Scottish version of DLA for people over 65. People over 65 who are in receipt of Personal Independence Payment will be transferred over to Disability Assistance for Working Age People.