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The Social Security (Amendment) (Personal Allowances for Children) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998

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Income Support, jobseeker’s allowance and housing benefit: personal allowances in respect of children and young persons

2.—(1) In entry (a) of the table in each of the provisions specified in paragraph (2) (which specify the personal allowances applied in respect of children and young persons when calculating applicable amounts), in column (2), for “£17·30” there shall be substituted “£19·80”.

(2) The provisions specified for the purposes of paragraph (1) are—

(a)paragraph 2(1) of Schedule 2 to the Income Support (General) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1987(1);

(b)paragraph 2(1) of Schedule 2 to the Housing Benefit (General) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1987(2);

(c)paragraph 2(1) of Schedule 1 to the Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996(3).


S.R. 1987 No. 459; relevant amending rules are S.R. 1996 No. 476 and S.R. 1998 No. 59


S.R. 1987 No. 461; relevant amending Regulations are S.R. 1996 No. 476 and S.R. 1998 No. 73


S.R. 1996 No. 198; relevant amending rules are S.R. 1996 No. 476 and S.R. 1998 No. 59

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