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Mesothelioma, etc., Act (Northern Ireland) 2008


9.The Act contains 13 sections—

  • Mesothelioma lump sum payments

    • Lump sum payments

    • Conditions of entitlement

    • Determination of claims

    • Reconsideration

    • Appeal to appeal tribunal

    • Appeal to Social Security Commissioner

    • Minors and persons who are incapable

  • Recovery of mesothelioma and other lump sum payments

    • Amendment of Social Security (Recovery of Benefits) (Northern Ireland) Order 1997

  • General

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