S.I. No. 197 of 2012.
SOCIAL WELFARE AND PENSIONS ACT 2010 (SECTION 4) (COMMENCEMENT) ORDER 2012
(This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation.)
This Order provides for the commencement of Section 4 of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2010, with effect from the 7th June 2012.
Section 4 enables declarations of unemployment, which are required to prove unemployment for the purposes of claiming jobseeker's benefit and jobseeker's allowance, to be made by electronic means in certain cases.