Child poverty (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2469
Question By: 
Fiona Twycross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do you agree with Government proposals to alter the legal definition of child poverty?

Answer

Answer for Child poverty (2)

Answer for Child poverty (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I am waiting for the Government to announce their full proposals before taking a view and believe that irrespective of any potential changes to the legal definition, the Government should continue to produce the HBAI statistics.