Cause for Review of Sanctions?
Review of benefit sanctions urged amid concern over regime’s effectiveness.
Reports today’s Guardian.
NOTE: this is buried in a dry-as-dust report SSAC Occasional Paper 15: Universal Credit: priorities for action (SEE Below for more details*). In the Conclusions and Recommendations: they call for “ an urgent review of the operation of the sanctions regime ensuring that existing rules are thoroughly evaluated and greater testing with incentives rather than penalties is explored.“