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Links to Social Security administration & philosophy

This is a maintained list of Internet sources within the scope of the uk.gov.social-security newsgroup. It is organised mainly by the key discussion topics for the newsgroup, defined by its charter. These are the "statements in quotes".

"Administration and Philosophy of the Benefits System"
Social Security Advisory Committee Website The Committee is the main UK advisory body on social security matters. However, the Committee's remit does not include industrial injuries, war pensions or occupational pensions, all of which are dealt with by other advisory bodies. Nor does the remit extend to subjects which may interrelate with social security benefits but which are not the responsibility of the Department for Work and Pensions.
Social Policy Information Service The British Library Science Technology and Business (STB) They have taken the broadest definition of Welfare and included Education, Social Housing and some aspects of Employment Policy alongside core topics such as Social Security.
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