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Means testing complex, says minister

More work needed before date for introduction can be set

The policy and reform minister says means testing is a “complex undertaking” and will not be implemented before government is confident in its technological infrastructure, to ensure personal information is safeguarded.


Chris Thomas was responding to a request from Ramsey MHK Lawrie Hooper, that he made a statement on the introduction of means testing in the House of Keys this morning.


Mr Thomas says more work must be done before a date for its introduction could be set:

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