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Name: Welfare Reform Act 2012 (c.5).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-03-08
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2012-L-92507
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line, National Archives, United Kingdom PDF of Act as revised to 30/11/2018 PDF of Act as revised to 30/11/2018 (consulted on 2013-03-14)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to make provision for universal credit and personal independence payment; to make other provision about social security and tax credits; to make provision about the functions of the registration service, child support maintenance and the use of jobcentres; to establish the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission and otherwise amend the Child Poverty Act 2010; and for connected purposes.

Also makes a number of amendments to a number of other Acts the details of which are included in the Schedule.
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