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Light-Touch Claimant Commitments (CC)? or "light-touch element" CCs

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Post by MrFrankZola on Wed Sep 09, 2020 12:14 pm

See thread https://respectfulbenefits.forumotion.com/t4562-claimant-commitments-light-touch-regime

There appears to be a world of difference between working claimants in the 'Light Touch Regime', referred to in this 2015 DWP gudiance https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/301588/response/743734/attach/html/3/FOI%204794%20part%201.pdf.html

and the 22 July 2020 comments from Thérèse Coffey MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions:

"I am conscious that a lot of this will be a light-touch element of claimant commitment. It is not our intention particularly to go out actively seeking to impose sanctions or similar, and I expect if there are any applied at all, it would be very rare. That is my expectation
https://committees.parliament.uk/oralevidence/759/default/ (pdf)
Via https://committees.parliament.uk/committee/164/work-and-pensions-committee/publications/


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