Welfare Reform Committee


About The Committee

The Welfare Reform Committee was established on 25 January 2012. 

The committee's role is to keep under review the passage of the UK Welfare Reform Act 2012 and monitor its implementation as it affects welfare provision in Scotland and to consider relevant Scottish legislation and other consequential arrangements.



Current Business

Welfare Funds (Scotland) Bill

The Committee took oral evidence at its meetings on 30 September, 7 October, 28 October and 4 November 2014.

The Committee published its Stage 1 report on 8 December 2014.

Committee Meetings

2nd Welfare Reform Committee Meeting 2015

Date: 2nd Meeting, Tuesday 27 January 2015

Location: The Adam Smith Room (CR5)

Decision on taking business in private

Welfare Funds (Scotland) Bill

Proposal for commissioned research 

Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the Welfare Reform Committee

Report on Draft Budget 2015-16