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The Jobseekers (Northern Ireland) Order 1995


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13.—(1) Section 123 of the Benefits Act (entitlement to income support) is amended as follows.

(2) For subsection (1)(a) substitute—

(a)he is of or over the age of 16;.

(3) Omit “and” at the end of subsection (1)(c).

(4) For subsection (1)(d) substitute—

(d)except in such circumstances as may be prescribed, he is not receiving relevant education;.

(5) After subsection (1)(d) insert—

(e)he falls within a prescribed category of person; and

(f)he is not entitled to a jobseeker’s allowance and, if he is a member of a married or unmarried couple, the other member of the couple is not entitled to an income-based jobseeker’s allowance..

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