|Made||26th August 2004|
|Coming into operation||19th September 2004|
(b) in a case where income support is paid to the claimant in advance, in accordance with paragraph 1(b) of Schedule 2A to the Decisions and Appeals Regulations, from the first day of the first benefit week commencing after 26th September 2004.
(3) In these Regulations -
(4) The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954 shall apply to these Regulations as it applies to an Act of the Assembly.
Amendment of Schedule 3 to the Income Support Regulations
2. In Schedule 3 to the Income Support Regulations (housing costs), in paragraph 12(1)(a) (standard rate of interest on qualifying loans) for "5.59 per cent." there shall be substituted "5.88 per cent.".
Revocation and saving
3. The Income Support (General) (Standard Interest Rate Amendment No. 2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004 are hereby revoked save that those Regulations shall continue to have effect in relation to any particular claimant until these Regulations have effect in relation to that claimant.
Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department for Social Development on
26th August 2004.
A senior officer of the Department for Social Development