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Public Accounts - Fifty-Fifth Report

Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 17 July 2002.


CONTENTS

  

FIFTY-FIFTH REPORT

Introduction and list of conclusions and recommendations

The scale of fraud and error in benefit payments, particularly Income Support and Jobseeker's Allowance

Reducing fraud and error in Income Support and Jobseeker's Allowance

PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE RELATING TO THE REPORT

EVIDENCE (Monday 4 February 2002) (HC 595-i, Session 2001-02)

WITNESSES

Sir John Bourn KCB, Comptroller and Auditor General

Mr Brian Glicksman, Treasury Officer of Accounts

Mr Rachel Lomax, Permanent Secretary, and Mr John Codling, Principal Finance Officer, Department for Work and Pensions; Ms Alexis Cleveland, Chief Executive, Benefits Agency

APPENDICES

1 Supplementary memorandum submitted by the Department for Work and

Pensions

2 Supplementary memorandum submitted by the Department for Work and

Pensions in response to additional questions from the Committee

LIST OF REPORTS PUBLISHED IN SESSION 2001-02

 


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