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The Jobseekers (Northern Ireland) Order 1995

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Changes over time for: Cross Heading: Presence in and absence from Northern Ireland

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Presence in and absence from Northern IrelandF2F3N.I.

F2functions transf. by SR 1999/481

F3mod. by SR 1999/350

Non-textual amendments applied to the whole Legislation can be found in the Introduction

11.—(1) Regulations may provide that in prescribed circumstances a claimant who is not in Northern Ireland may nevertheless be entitled to a [F1contribution-based] jobseeker's allowance.N.I.

(2) Regulations may make provision for the purposes of this Order as to the circumstances in which a person is to be treated as being or not being in Northern Ireland.

F1Words in Sch. 1 para. 11(1) repealed (27.9.2017, 15.11.2017, 13.12.2017, 17.1.2018, 16.5.2018 and further specified dates for specified purposes) by The Welfare Reform (Northern Ireland) Order 2015 (S.I. 2015/2006), art. 2(2), Sch. 12 Pt. 1; S.R. 2017/190, art. 6, Sch. 2 (with arts. 7, 8, 10-25, Sch. 3); S.R. 2017/216, art. 4 (with art. 5); S.R. 2018/1, art. 4 (with art. 5); S.R. 2018/97, art. 4 (with art. 5)

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