'(1) In section 136(5) of the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992, after paragraph (b), there shall be inserted the following paragraph—
(bb) in calculating the income of a person claiming income support, a prescribed amount of any payment or payments of maintenance made or due to be made by—
(2) At the end of that section, there shall be added the following subsection—
shall be disregarded;".
(6) In this section 'partner' shall have the meaning prescribed.".'.—[Mr. Bradley.]Brought up, and read the First time.