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SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 2E+W+S AMENDMENTS OF M1SUPPLEMENTARY BENEFITS ACT 1976

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Marginal Citations

Part IE+W+S Supplementary Benefit

Right and amount of supplementary benefitE+W+S

Persons affected by trade disputes.E+W+S

8(1)Subject to subsection (2) below, where a person—

(a)is, by reason of a stoppage of work which is due to a trade dispute at his place of employment, without employment for any period during the stoppage; and

(b)has not during that stoppage become bona fide employed elsewhere in the occupation which he usually follows, or become regularly engaged in some other occupation,

his requirements for that period shall be disregarded for the purposes of supplementary benefit except so far as those requirements include requirements of another person which are to be treated as his by virtue of any other provision of this Act and are not to be disregarded by virtue of this subsection as it applies to the other person.

(2)Subsection (1) above does not apply in the case of a person who proves that he is not participating in or directly interested in the trade dispute which caused the stoppage of work.

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