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Social Security Committee

Social Security Committee

November 19, 2020 09:02

 

1. Decision on taking business in private: The Committee will decide whether to take items 5 and 6 in private.

2. The Social Security Response to Covid: The Committee will take evidence from—
Mhoraig Green, Strategic Lead Social Justice, Citizens Advice Scotland;
Kirsty McKechnie, Welfare Rights Worker, Child Poverty Action Group in Scotland;
Katie Schmuecker, Acting Deputy Director Policy & Partnerships, Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

3. Subordinate legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instrument - The Carer's Allowance (Coronavirus) (Breaks in Care) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2020 (SSI 2020/350).

4. Subordinate legislation: The Committee will consider the following negative instrument - The Social Security (Personal Independence Payment) Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2020 (SSI 2020/340).

5. The Social Security Response to Covid: The Committee will consider the evidence heard earlier in the meeting.

6. Work programme: The Committee will consider its work programme.