Search Legislation

The Council Tax Reduction (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2016

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Opening Options

 Help about opening options

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Amendment of references to the Independent Living Fund (2006) and the Scottish Welfare Fund

This section has no associated Policy Notes

4.—(1) In regulation 2(1) (interpretation)(1)—

(a)before the definition of “Immigration and Asylum Act” insert—

“ILF Scotland” means the company limited by guarantee under the name ILF Scotland, registered under number SC 500075;;

(b)omit the definition of “the Independent Living Fund (2006)”; and

(c)after the definition of “water charges” insert—

“welfare fund” means any fund maintained by a local authority in terms of section 1 of the Welfare Funds (Scotland) Act 2015(2);.

(2) For “the Independent Living Fund (2006)” substitute “ILF Scotland” in each of—

(a)regulation 41(4)(a) (payments that are not notional income);

(b)regulation 45(6) (payments that are not to be treated as capital);

(c)regulation 48(4)(a) (payments that are not notional capital);

(d)regulation 67(9)(b) (payments to be disregarded for non-dependant deductions);

(e)paragraph 2(b) of Schedule 2 (payments to be disregarded in determining income);

(f)paragraph 41(1) and (7) of Schedule 4 (payments to be disregarded in the calculation of income other than earnings); and

(g)paragraphs 29(1) and (7) and 38 of Schedule 5 (payments to be disregarded in calculating capital).

(3) For regulation 5(8)(c)(ii)(bb) (delay in occupation of a dwelling) substitute—

(bb)to a welfare fund for a payment;.

(4) For “under the Independent Living Fund (2006)” in each of regulation 86(3)(b) and (c) (payments that need not be evidenced) substitute “by ILF Scotland”.

(5) In Schedule 4, for paragraph 37(a) (payments to be disregarded in the calculation of income other than earnings) substitute—

(a)from a welfare fund;.

(6) In Schedule 5, for paragraph 25(a) (payments to be disregarded in calculating capital) substitute—

(a)from a welfare fund;.

(1)

There are amendments to regulation 2 that are not relevant to these Regulations.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Policy Note

Policy Note sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Scottish Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Scottish Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Scottish Statutory Instrument or Draft Scottish Statutory Instrument laid before the Scottish Parliament from July 2012 onwards. Prior to this date these type of notes existed as ‘Executive Notes’ and accompanied Scottish Statutory Instruments from July 2005 until July 2012.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources