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Social Security Contributions and Benefits (Northern Ireland) Act 1992

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117Mariners, airmen, etc

(1)The Department may make regulations modifying provisions of Parts I to V and this Part of this Act, and any provision of Part II of the Administration Act which replaces provisions of Part III of the 1975 Act, in such manner as the Department thinks proper, in their application to persons who are or have been, or are to be, employed on board any ship, vessel, hovercraft or aircraft.

(2)Regulations under subsection (1) above may in particular provide—

(a)for any such provision to apply to such persons, notwithstanding that it would not otherwise apply;

(b)for excepting such persons from the application of any such provision where they neither are domiciled nor have a place of residence in Northern Ireland;

(c)for requiring the payment of secondary Class 1 contributions in respect of such persons, whether or not they are (within the meaning of Part I of this Act) employed earners;

(d)for the taking of evidence, for the purposes of any claim to benefit, in a country or territory other than Northern Ireland, by a British consular official or such other person as may be prescribed;

(e)for enabling persons who are or have been so employed to authorise the payment of the whole or any part of any benefit to which they are or may become entitled to such of their dependants as may be prescribed.

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