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26th July 2010
Coming into force in accordance with regulation 1(2)
The Secretary of State makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by:
(a)section 175(3) and (5) of the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992(1);
(b)sections 1(1) and 5(1)(i), (k) and (l) of the Social Security Administration Act 1992(2); and
(c)sections 1(5)(a), 2(3) and (4), 3(4), (6) and (7), 15(1)(j), (2) and (3), 17(1) and (2), 18A(1), (2) and (5) to (8) and 19(1) of the State Pension Credit Act 2002(3).
The Secretary of State has referred these Regulations to the Social Security Advisory Committee in accordance with section 172(1) of the Social Security Administration Act 1992(4).
In accordance with section 18A(11) of the State Pension Credit Act 2002, this instrument has been made with the consent of the Treasury.
In accordance with section 19(2A) of the State Pension Credit Act 2002, a draft of this instrument was laid before and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.
1992 c. 5. State pension credit is a benefit to which section 1(1) applies by virtue of section 1(4)(ab) of the Social Security Administration Act 1992 (c. 5), inserted by paragraph 1 and 2 of Schedule 1 to the State Pension Credit Act 2002 (c. 16). The relevant amendment to section 5 is by paragraph 1 and 3(1) and (2) of Schedule 1 to the State Pension Credit Act 2002 (c. 16).
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