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

20th Welfare Reform Committee Meeting 2014

Date: 20th Meeting, Tuesday 09 December 2014

Location: The Sir Alexander Fleming Room (CR3)

Business in private

'Your Say' evidence session

Official Report of meeting 9 December 2014

Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the Welfare Reform Committee

7th Report, 2014 (Session 4): Stage 1 report on the Welfare Funds (Scotland) Bill