S.I. No. 673 of 2010.
SOCIAL WELFARE AND PENSIONS ACT 2010 (SECTIONS 15 TO 26) (COMMENCEMENT) ORDER 2010
(This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation.)
This Order provides for the commencement of sections 15 to 26 of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2010, which make a range of amendments to the social welfare code as a consequence of the provisions contained in the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010.
This Order provides that these amendments come into effect on 1 January 2011.