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Family Allowances and National Insurance Act 1967

1967 CHAPTER 90

An Act to increase family allowances under the Family Allowances Act 1965 and make related adjustments of certain benefits under the National Insurance Act 1965 or the National Insurance (Industrial Injuries) Act 1965, to make further provision as to the time at which a person ceases to be a child within the meaning of those Acts, and for purposes connected therewith.

[20th December 1967]

1†Increase of family allowances and related amendments.E+W+S+N.I.

(1). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F1

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F2

(3). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F3

(4). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F4

(5). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F5

(6)Schedule 3 to this Act shall have effect with respect to the commencement of subsections (2) to (5) above and with respect to the transitory matters dealt with in that Schedule.

2

(1), (2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F6

(3). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F7

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(1). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F8

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F9

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

Modifications etc. (not altering text)

4 Citation and construction.E+W+S+N.I.

(1)This Act may be cited as the Family Allowances and National Insurance Act 1967, and—

(a). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F10

(b). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F11

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F12

SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 1E+W+S+N.I.

Part I. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F13E+W+S+N.I.

Part II. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F14E+W+S+N.I.

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

Modifications etc. (not altering text)

F15F15SCHEDULE 2E+W+S+N.I.

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Section 1.

SCHEDULE 3E+W+S+N.I. Commencement and Transitory Provisions

1. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F16

2. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F17

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

3. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F18

Set-off of overpayments of benefitE+W+S+N.I.

4Where a beneficiary receives in respect of any persons as being, or as falling to be treated as, children of his family an amount of benefit which by reason of section 1 of this Act is not properly payable, but would have been properly payable according to the rates in force at the passing of this Act or at that of the M1National Insurance Act 1967, and he receives it for a period for which there are payable to him or anyone else in respect of those persons or any of them allowances under the M2Family Allowances Act 1965 at a rate which would not have been payable but for this Act, then the amount of benefit overpaid and not required to be repaid shall be treated as properly paid, but up to that amount any arrears of allowances payable under the Family Allowances Act 1965 for that period in respect of those persons shall be withheld.

Annotations:

Marginal Citations

5(1). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F19E+W+S+N.I.

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F20

6, 7.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F21

InterpretationE+W+S+N.I.

8In this Schedule “benefit” means benefit under the National Insurance Act 1965 or the National Insurance (Industrial Injuries) Act 1965, and “beneficiary” has a corresponding meaning.