Social Welfare Law Reform and Pensions Act 2006


Family income supplement — improvement.

31.— Section 227 of the Principal Act is amended in the definition of “weekly family income” by inserting the following after paragraph (a):

“(aa) any allowable pension payment within the meaning of the Social Welfare (Consolidated Contributions and Insurability) (Amendment) (No. 1) (Refunds) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 698 of 2003),”.


Modifications (not altering text):


Reference to family income supplement construed (1.01.2018) by Social Welfare Act 2017 (38/2017), s. 8(2), commenced as per subs. (3).

Renaming of family income supplement

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(2) Any reference in any Act, or in any instrument made under any Act, passed or made before the commencement of this section to “family income supplement” shall be construed as a reference to “working family payment”.

(3) This section comes into operation on 1 January 2018.