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Amendment of the Education Maintenance Allowances (Scotland) Regulations 2007

23.  For paragraph 1(c) of schedule 1 (persons eligible for education maintenance allowances), substitute—

(c)is—

(i)settled in the United Kingdom within the meaning given by section 33(2A) of the Immigration Act 1971 on the qualifying date;

(ii)under the age of 18 and has lived in the United Kingdom throughout the seven-year period preceding the qualifying date; or

(iii)aged 18 years old or above and, preceding the qualifying date, has lived in the United Kingdom throughout either half his or her life or a period of twenty years..