P-06-1376 Welsh Government to stop basic income pilot payments to unaccompanied asylum-seekers
petition was submitted by David Oddy, having collected a total of 270
Text of Petition:
The Welsh Labour
Government are paying some unaccompanied asylum-seeking children £1600 a month
as part of a basic income pilot scheme for young people who leave local
What about people struggling on far less who have paid their taxes and contributions all their working lives.
This must not be allowed and smacks of a hollow promise to attract votes.
The Committee considered the petition and concluded that Members
have already made their views clear on the issue of Universal Basic Income in
their report . The Committee therefore agreed that there was no further action
to be taken closed the petition.
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It was first considered by the Petitions Committee on 27/11/2023.
East and Dinefwr
and West Wales
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Business type: Petition
Reason considered: Senedd Business;
Status: For consideration
First published: 07/11/2023