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Name: Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers' Compensation) (Payment of Claims) (Amendment) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 899 of 1991)
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Employment accident and occupational disease benefit; Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1991-03-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 8 p.
ISN: GBR-1991-R-27703
Bibliography: Printed separately, 8 p.
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Pneumoconiosis etc. (Workers' Compensation) (Payment of Claims) Regulations 1988 by increasing the amount of payments to be made under the Act to persons disabled by a disease to which the Act applies, or to dependants of persons who immediately before they died were disabled by such a disease (pneumoconiosis, byssinosis, diffuse mesothelioma, primary carcinoma of the lung (where accompanied by abestosis or bilateral diffuse pleural thickening) and bilateral diffuse pleural thickening.
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