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Industrial Injuries and Diseases

Part of Orders of the Day — Social Security Bill – in the House of Commons at 6:30 pm on 20th May 1986.

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No. 167, in page 97, line 7, leave out from 'shall' to end of line 10 and insert 'be—

  1. (a) in the case of a widow who was entitled to an allowance under section 70 after her husband died, but has ceased to be so entitled, the rate for a widow of the age she was when she so ceased;
  2. (b) in the case of a widow who was so entitled, the rate for a widow of the age she was when her late husband died,
and for the purposes of this subsection a woman who was under the age of 40 at the relevant time shall be treated as having been of the age of 40 at that time.'.