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General Ophthalmic Services (Amendment No. 2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996

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Amendment of regulation 15 of the principal Regulations

3.—(1) Regulation 15 of the principal Regulations (sight tests-eligibility)(1) shall be amended as follows.

(2) In paragraph (2)—

(a)in sub-paragraph (g) the words from “and his” to the end shall be omitted; and

(b)after sub-paragraph (h), there shall be added—

(i)he is in receipt of an income-based jobseeker’s allowance; or

(j)he is a member of the same family as a person described in sub-paragraph (i)..

(3) In paragraph (3), after sub-paragraph (c) there shall be added—

and it has the meaning given to it by Article 2(2) of the Jobseekers (Northern Ireland) Order 1995(2) in the case of paragraph (2)(j)..


Regulation 15 was substituted by S.R. 1989 No. 113 and amended by S.R. 1995 No. 115


See S.R. 1996 No. 198, regulations 76 to 78 as amended by S.R. 1996 Nos. 356 and 358

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