Thousands have lost out on disability payments for six months as a result of being moved to Universal Credit.
Delay in rollout ignores the well documented flaws in the Government's flagship welfare reform.
The announcement follows the successful introduction of higher benefit payments for Scotland's unpaid carers.
Exclusive: There is also strong support among benefit claimants for the SNP's approach to social security.
New Social Security Scotland agency had also spent £34 million making over 150,000 payments of Carers Allowance Supplement and Best Start Grants.
SNP renews call for child maintenance to be devolved to the Scottish Parliament.
'Vindictive' policy will affect even more children and their families from February.
UK Government has rejected calls to ban unpaid trial shifts.
Anger as Tory MSP attempts to play down the devastating impact of controversial benefit changes.
“The Tory government’s record on Christmas cheer is far from encouraging", says SNP MP.
The SNP, Liberal Democrats, Plaid Cymru and the Greens have tabled an amendment to Labour's No Confidence Motion.
85% of domestic abuse survivors say requesting Universal Credit split payments would only make the abuse worse.
The £10 Christmas bonus has been scrapped under Universal Credit.
"No humane government would propose such a policy", says Alison Thewliss.
Government ministers grilled by MPs over 3.8million women facing 'pensions inequality'.
UK Government cautioned against dismissing a scathing UN investigation into rising UK poverty.
New Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd urged to improve Universal Credit scheme.
Amber Rudd must use her new role to "completely overhaul a decade of failed Tory welfare policies", says SNP MP.
Scottish Tories urged to support calls for the roll-out of Universal Credit in Scotland to be halted over poverty concerns.
Chancellor hiding behind 'soundbites' while continuing the Tories' brutal austerity agenda, says SNP MP.
Budget analysis reveals low and middle income families will be left worse off. while the rich get richer.
Calls for Tory MSP Michelle Ballantyne to resign following 'disgraceful' comments about families on benefits.
SNP MSP blasts 'disgraceful' comment 'that would have been better suited to the pages of a Dickens novel'.