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|21 Dec 2017, 3:48 p.m.||Sir Christopher Chope MP (Conservative - Christchurch)||Sir Christopher Chope MP (Conservative - Christchurch)|
Question to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government:
To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, if he will advise local authorities considering local government reorganisation that no exit payments for local government officers resulting from any such reorganisation should exceed £95,000; and if he will make a statement.
Answered by Jake Berry
The Government legislated to cap exit payments across the public sector to a maximum of £95,000 and it is intended to consult on arrangements to implement this in 2018.