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Statutory Instrument 2002 No. 683

The Social Security (Industrial Injuries) (Dependency) (Permitted Earnings Limits) Order 2002

(The document as of February, 2008. Arhiv.Online Library)

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STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS


2002 No. 683


SOCIAL SECURITY


The Social Security (Industrial Injuries) (Dependency) (Permitted Earnings Limits) Order 2002

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 Made13th March 2002 
 Laid before Parliament18th March 2002 
 Coming into force8th April 2002 

The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by section 175(1) and (3) of, and paragraph 4(5) of Schedule 7 to, the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992[1], and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:

Citation and commencement
    1.This Order may be cited as the Social Security (Industrial Injuries) (Dependency) (Permitted Earnings Limits) Order 2002 and shall come into force on 8th April 2002.

Increase of earnings limits in respect of dependent children
    2.In paragraph 4 of Schedule 7[2] to the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992, in paragraphs (a) and (b) of sub-paragraph (4), for the amount of Ј150 there shall be substituted the amount of Ј155.



Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions.


N. Brown
Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

13th March 2002



EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Order)


Where a disablement pension with unemployability supplement is increased in respect of a child or children and the beneficiary is one of two persons who are spouses residing together or an unmarried couple, paragraph 4(4) of Schedule 7 to the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992 provides that the increase shall not be payable in respect of the first child if the other person's earnings are Ј150 a week or more and in respect of a further child for each complete Ј20 by which the earnings exceed Ј150. This Order increases the amount of Ј150 to Ј155.

This Order does not impose any costs on business.


Notes:

[1] 1992 c.4.back

[2] The figures in paragraph 4(4) were substituted by article 2 of S.I. 2001/911.back



ISBN 0 11 039496 8


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