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Name: Social Welfare Act, 2000 (No. 4 of 2000).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2000-03-29
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, 2000, No. 4, pp. 1-41
ISN: IRL-2000-L-56405
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, 2000, No. 4, pp. 1-41
Abstract/Citation: Amends and extends the Social Welfare Act, the Health Contributions Act 1979, and the Pensions Act 1990. Sets forth new rates for social insurance benefits, social assistance payments, child benefits, family income supplement, employment contributions, and self-employment contributions. Provides for carer's benefit, widowed parent grant, and improvements in social welfare schemes.
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