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Name: Social Welfare (Covid-19) (Amendment) Act 2020 (No. 12 of 2020).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Public Health Policy And Regulations; Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2020-08-05
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-2020-L-110568
Bibliography: Legislation online Legislation online Irish Statute Book, Republic of Ireland PDF PDF (consulted on 2020-11-05)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to amend and extend the Social Welfare Acts; to provide for a new benefit to mitigate the adverse economic effects of the spread of the disease known as Covid-19; to provide for the attribution of paid social insurance contributions in respect of payments arising directly from the economic impacts of that disease; and to provide for related matters.
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