Search Legislation

The National Assistance (Adaptation of Enactments) Regulations 1950

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)


This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format. The electronic version of this UK Statutory Instrument has been contributed by Westlaw and is taken from the printed publication. Read more

2.  In section 182,

in subsection (1)—

for the words from “his wife” to “to be reimbursed” there shall be substituted the words—

(i)assistance is granted under Part II of the National Assistance Act, 1948, (hereinafter called “the Act of 1948”) by reference to the requirements of his wife or any children whom he is liable to maintain in accordance with the provisions of section 42 of that Act; or

(ii)accommodation is provided by a local authority under Part III of the Act of 1948 for his wife or any such children, and payment for that accommodation is not made at the standard rate fixed therefor or, where such accommodation is temporary accommodation provided for less than a week or in special circumstances, payment is not made at such rate as the local authority may determine; or

(iii)any child is received into care by a local authority under section 1 of the Children Act, 1948, in such circumstances that the seaman becomes liable to make contributions in respect of that child under the Children and Young Persons Act, 1933, or, if the child is a child received into care by a local authority in Scotland, under the Children and Young Persons (Scotland) Act, 1937,

then the National Assistance Board or any local authority concerned shall be entitled;

for the words from “any sums properly expended” to “any of them, so that” there shall be substituted the words “to be reimbursed any sums properly expended during his absence in the grant of assistance under Part II of the Act of 1948, or the provision of accommodation under Part III thereof, to or for those members of his family or any of them, or to receive contributions in respect of any sums so expended as aforesaid in the maintenance of any child under the Children Act, 1948, so, however, that”; and

for the word “chargeable” in paragraphs (a) and (b) there shall be substituted the words “granted assistance or provided with accommodation or maintained as aforesaid”; and

in subsection (2)—

there shall be inserted after the word “reimbursement” the words “or contributions.”

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources