Welfare Reform Social Security
Welfare Reform Proposals
The proposals contained within the Welfare Reform Bill for Northern Ireland may result in major changes to the current welfare system. It may see many of the current benefits scrapped, with new benefits and payment systems introduced.
Included in the Welfare Reform Bill for Northern Ireland are:
Progress of the Welfare Reform Bill
The Welfare Reform Bill was introduced to the Northern Ireland Assembly on 1 October 2012 and needs to receive Executive and Assembly approval before it becomes law.