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(1)The following section shall be inserted after section 12 of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964— “Travelling, subsistence and financial loss allowances for justices of the peace.
12A(1)Subject to the provisions of this section, a justice of the peace other than a resident magistrate shall be entitled—
(a)to receive payments by way of travelling allowance or subsistence allowance where expenditure on travelling or, as the case may be, on subsistence is necessarily incurred by him for the purpose of enabling him to perform any of his duties as a justice, and
(b)to receive payments by way of financial loss allowance where for that performance there is incurred by him any other expenditure to which he would not otherwise be subject or there is suffered by him any loss of earnings or of benefit under the enactments relating to social security which he would otherwise have made or received.
(2)Allowances under this section shall be paid at rates determined by the Lord Chancellor with the consent of the Treasury.”.
(2)Sums required for the purposes of the section inserted in the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964 by subsection (1) above shall be paid out of money provided by Parliament.
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