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Jobseekers Act 1995

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part I The Jobseeker’s Allowance

    1. Entitlement

      1. 1.The jobseeker’s allowance

      2. 2.The contribution-based conditions

      3. 3.The income-based conditions

      4. 4.Amount payable by way of a jobseeker’s allowance

      5. 5.Duration of a contribution-based jobseeker’s allowance

    2. Jobseeking

      1. 6.Availability for employment

      2. 7.Actively seeking employment

      3. 8.Attendance, information and evidence

      4. 9.The jobseeker’s agreement

      5. 10.Variation of jobseeker’s agreement

      6. 11.Jobseeker’s agreement: reviews and appeals

    3. Income and capital

      1. 12.Income and capital: general

      2. 13.Income and capital: income-based jobseeker’s allowance

    4. Trade disputes

      1. 14.Trade disputes

      2. 15.Effect on other claimants

    5. Persons under 18

      1. 16.Severe hardship

      2. 17.Reduced payments

      3. 18.Recovery of overpayments

    6. Denial of jobseeker’s allowance

      1. 19.Circumstances in which a jobseeker’s allowance is not payable

      2. 20.Exemptions from section 19

    7. Miscellaneous

      1. 21.Supplementary provisions

      2. 22.Members of the forces

      3. 23.Recovery of sums in respect of maintenance

      4. 24.Effect of alteration of rates

      5. 25.Age increases

  3. Part II Back to Work Schemes

    1. 26.The back to work bonus

    2. 27.Employment of long-term unemployed: deductions by employers

    3. 28.Expedited claims for housing benefit and council tax benefit

    4. 29.Pilot schemes

  4. Part III Miscellaneous and Supplemental

    1. 30.Grants for resettlement places

    2. 31.Termination of awards

    3. 32.Insolvency

    4. 33.Inspectors

    5. 34.Offences

    6. 35.Interpretation

    7. 36.Regulations and orders

    8. 37.Parliamentary control

    9. 38.General financial arrangements

    10. 39.Provision for Northern Ireland

    11. 40.Transitional provisions

    12. 41.Short title, commencement, extent etc

    1. Schedule 1

      Supplementary Provisions.

    2. Schedule 2

      Consequential Amendments.

    3. Schedule 3

      Repeals.

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