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Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2013: Jobseeker’s Allowance and Supplementary Welfare Allowance

Vote from 25/10/2013

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People without children aged 18-24 years in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance or Supplementary Welfare Allowance will receive €100 per week unless they are an existing claimant on a higher rate, in which case their rate will not change.

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People without children aged 18-24 years in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance or Supplementary Welfare Allowance will receive €100 per week unless they are an existing claimant on a higher rate, in which case their rate will not change.

People without children aged 25 years in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance or Supplementary Welfare Allowance will receive €144 a week unless they are an existing claimant on a higher rate in which case their rate will not change. This weekly €144 rate will increase to €188 for people getting Jobseeker’s Allowance and to €186 for people who are getting Supplementary Welfare Allowance when they reach 26 years of age.

All jobseekers aged 18-25 years who participate in the Back to Education Allowance scheme will receive €160 per week.

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