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Name: Social Security (Working Neighbourhoods) Regulations 2004 (S. I. No. 959 of 2004).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services; Unemployment benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2004-03-29
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2004-R-67192
Bibliography: Statutory Instrument No. 959 of 2004 Statutory Instrument No. 959 of 2004 HMSO, UK (consulted on 2004-05-09)
Abstract/Citation: Imposes requirements to take part in work-focused interviews on certain persons who reside in specified areas. Requirements apply to those who make a claim for income support or incapacity benefit. Also makes provision for claimants of jobseeker's allowance to participate in an employment zone programme established by the Secretary of State under section 60 of the Welfare Reform and Pensions Act 1999 to assist them to obtain sustainable employment where those jobseekers reside in areas designated as "employment zones".

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