On 10 December 2012 Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith and his ministerial team answered MPs' questions on matters relating to the department.
• the future of housing benefit for people under the age of 25
• increasing the take-up of workplace pensions
• the number of people who have come off benefits after joining the Work Programme to date
• the potential effects of the Solvency II Directive on UK pension schemes.