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Name: Disability Working Allowance (General) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 2887 of 1991)
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1991-12-18
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 47p.
ISN: GBR-1991-R-26747
Bibliography: Printed separately, 47p.
Abstract/Citation: Provides for matters affecting entitlement to disability working allowance. Regulations 3 and 4 and Schedule 1 concern the disabilities placing the claimant at a disadvantage in getting a job; Regulation 7 sets out the qualifying benefits for entitlement to an allowance; Regulations 12 to 50 and Schedules 2, 3 and 4 are concerned with the calculation of income and capital; Regulations 51 to 53 concern the computation of entitlement; Regulations 54 to 57 provide for various situations including the death of the claimant, and receipt of family credit which may affect an award of disability working allowance; and Regulation 50 amends the Family Credit (General) Regulations 1987 concerning entitlement to family credit and disability working allowance.
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