The Social Fund Maternity and Funeral Expenses (General) Amendment Regulations 1996

Amendment of regulation 9 of the General Regulations

7.  (1)  Regulation 9 of the General Regulations(1) (effect of capital) shall be amended in accordance with the following paragraphs.

(2) In paragraph (2)(a), for the words “(General) Regulations 1987” there shall be substituted the words “Regulations(2) or, as the case may be, of regulation 88(4) of the Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations”.

(3) In paragraph (2)(b)—

(a)for the words “(General) Regulations 1987” there shall be substituted the words “Regulations or, as the case may be, under the Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations”;

(b)after the words “income support”, there shall be inserted the words “or, as the case may be, income-based jobseeker’s allowance”.

(4) In paragraph (3)(c)—

(a)for the words “regulation 47” there shall be substituted the words “regulation 46(2) or 47”;

(b)for the words “(General) Regulations 1987” there shall be substituted the words “Regulations or, as the case may be, under regulation 108(2) or 109 of, and Schedule 8 to, the Jobseeker’s Allowance Regulations”.

(1)

Regulation 9 was amended by S.I. 1989/379, 1990/580 and 1995/1229.

(2)

Regulation 23(3) was amended by S.I. 1988/1228.