Social Welfare Act, 2001

Social insurance — retention of modified status.

28.—Section 11(1) (as amended by section 12 of the Act of 1996) of the Principal Act is amended by the insertion after paragraph (aa) of the following paragraph:

“(aaa) in such cases as may be prescribed, persons who, on 5 April 1995, were employed in an employment to which paragraph (a) or (aa) applies and which is prescribed, and who cease to be so employed, but immediately on such cessation become employed in another employment which is prescribed, under terms and conditions which provide that he or she continues to be employed in a permanent and pensionable capacity and for payment during illness on a basis considered adequate by the Minister,”.