Author Topic: Comprehesive spending review "Failed equality test"  (Read 1204 times)

AccessOfficer

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The government’s decision to cap benefits might have breached public sector equality duties, the Equality and Human Rights Commission has revealed.
However the commission has decided to take no further action it said in a report today.

http://statistics.dwp.gov.uk/asd/asd1/adhoc_analysis/2012/esa_ibr_outcomes_of_wca_time_breakdown.pdf

Oh dear?
AO


superhumandiva

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Re: Comprehesive spending review "Failed equality test"
« Reply #2 on: 16 May 2012 05:26AM »
I gather a judge has ruled the gov,t is exempt from this duty

AccessOfficer

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Re: Comprehesive spending review "Failed equality test"
« Reply #3 on: 16 May 2012 08:22AM »
Thanks for pointing that out Deb, I must of had a "Senior moment"!
This was the link I thought I had posted:

http://www.publicfinance.co.uk/news/2012/05/comprehensive-spending-review-failed-equality-test/?utm_source=Adestra&utm_medium=email&utm_term=