Dear Department for Work and Pensions,
How many 65 year olds on UC have been inappropriately referred to the 365 day Restart Scheme and will be early exiters from the scheme due to the fact they haven't got 365 days on UC before they reach state retirement?
(According to the rules it's implied that only those who have 365 days in front of them on UC should be deemed suitable for referral because early exiters will only drop out due to being early completers or due to unforeseen circumstances for example:
Participant moves outside England & Wales.
Participant is in prison.
Participant has terminal illness.
Participant moves to no work regime
Stephen Slater, Lincoln,UK
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