Social Security (Up-rating) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Regulations 2022: scrutiny report

The Scottish Commission on Social Security's scrutiny report on the draft Social Security (Up-rating) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Regulations 2022 with recommendations for the Scottish Government.

Annex C: Scrutiny timeline

29 November 2021: Informal briefing held between SCoSS Secretariat and Scottish Government’s Senior Policy Officer.

6 December 2021: Informal draft Uprating Regulations received from Scottish Government’s Senior Policy Officer.

9 December 2021: Scottish budget announced.

9 December 2021: Draft Uprating Regulations and Section 86A report (formerly Section 77 report) formally referred to SCoSS by the Minister for Social Security and Local Government.

15 December 2021: SCoSS Board held. Scottish Government Senior Policy Officer in attendance to discuss approach,
timeline, recommendations and next steps.

20 December 2021 – 10 January 2022: Period spanning leave arrangements of SCoSS members and Secretariat

13 January 2022: Provide Scottish Government with advance notice of SCoSS recommendations.

17 January 2022: SCoSS report signed off and laid.

End of January 2022: Uprating Regulations laid in Parliament.

April 2022: Uprating Regulations into force.

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