Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2002

Disability allowance — amendment of rounding provision.

8.—Section 191A(1) (as amended by section 37 of the Act of 2001) of the Principal Act is amended by substituting the following for the definition of “weekly means”:

“‘weekly means’ means, subject to Rule 1(1) of Part I of the Third Schedule, the yearly means divided by 52:

Provided that the amount so calculated shall be rounded to the nearest €1 where it is not a multiple of 50 cent or €1.”.