Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Social Security (Income-Related Benefits Self-Employment Route Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004 and shall come into operation on 4th May 2004.

(2) In these Regulations –

“the Income Support Regulations” means the Income Support (General) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1987(1);

“the Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations” means the Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996(2).

(3) The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954(3) shall apply to these Regulations as it applies to an Act of the Assembly.