|Made||21st March 2003|
|Coming into operation in accordance with regulation 1(1)|
(2) The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954 shall apply to these Regulations as it applies to an Act of the Assembly.
Amendment of the Housing Benefit Regulations
2. - (1) The Housing Benefit (General) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1987 shall be amended in accordance with the following paragraph.
(2) In regulation 68 (date on which change of circumstances is to take effect) -
(b) After paragraph (1) there shall be inserted the following paragraph -
(b) that change of circumstances would not, but for this paragraph, take effect on 7th April 2003,
that change of circumstances shall take effect on 7th April 2003.".
Amendment of the Housing Benefit (General) (Amendment) Regulations
3. In regulation 3(3) of the Housing Benefit (General) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003 (amendment of regulation 72 of the principal regulations) for "an income-based jobseeker's allowance" there shall be substituted "or an income-based jobseeker's allowance".
Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department for Social Development on
21st March 2003.
Senior Officer of the Department for Social Development
The Department of Finance and Personnel hereby consents to these Regulations.
Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of Finance and Personnel on
24th March 2003.
Senior Officer of the Department of Finance and Personnel
 See section 171(6A) of the Social Security Contributions and Benefits (Northern Ireland) Act 1992 as inserted by Article 3(3) of the Social Security (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) Order 1993 (S.I. 1993/1579 (N.I. 8)); see also Article 6(b) of S.R. 1999 No. 481back