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Name: Social Welfare Act, 1999 (No. 3 of 1999).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1999-04-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 1999-04-01, No. 3, pp.1-44
ISN: IRL-1999-L-56652
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1999-04-01, No. 3, pp.1-44
Abstract/Citation: Provides for increases in social insurance benefits, social assistance payments, child benefit, family income supplement, employment contributions, and self-employment contributions. Also provides for respite care grants, farm assistance and improvements in other social welfare schemes (bereavement grant, disability allowance, pension for self-employed).
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