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The Income Support (General) Amendment Regulations 1989

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1989 No. 534


The Income Support (General) Amendment Regulations 1989


22nd March 1989

Laid before Parliament

22nd March 1989

Coming into force

regulations 1, 2, 3 and 6 to 9

10th April 1989

regulations 4, 5, 10 and 11

9th October 1989

The Secretary of State for Social Security in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 20(1) and (12)(k), 21(1A), 22(1), (2), (8) and (9) and 84(1) of the Social Security Act 1986(1) and section 166(1) to (3A) of the Social Security Act 1975(2) and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, by this instrument, which is made before the end of a period of 12 months from the commencement of the enactments under which it is made, hereby makes the following Regulations:


1986 c. 50; section 21(1A) was inserted by the Social Security Act 1988 (c. 7), Schedule 4, paragraph 23; and section 84(1) is an interpretation provision and is cited because of the meanings assigned to the words “prescribed” and “regulations”.


1975 c. 14, section 166(1) to (3A) is applied to the Social Security Act 1986 by section 83(1) of that Act.

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