DWP 'exploring' ways to extend 50% benefits to FAS solvent schemes

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Move comes after ECJ ruling on lawfulness of benefits
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Move comes after ECJ ruling on lawfulness of benefits

The government is seeking ways to ensure "parity" of compensation treatment between Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS) members from solvent and insolvent schemes.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) said it was "currently exploring what changes" will need to be made to existing legislation to ensure all FAS members receive at least 50% of their entitl...

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