S.I. No. 308 of 2014


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S.I. No. 308 of 2014.

SOCIAL WELFARE AND PENSIONS ACT 2013 (SECTIONS 13 AND 14) (COMMENCEMENT) ORDER 2014

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation.)

Section 13 of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2013 provides for the recovery of the value of certain illness-related social welfare payments from compensation awards made to persons as a consequence of personal injuries claims. Section 14 of that Act makes consequential amendments to the Personal Injuries Assessment Board Act 2003 in the light of the recovery provisions contained in section 13.

This Order brings the provisions contained in sections 13 and 14 of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2013 into operation on 1 August 2014.

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