Social Security (Employment Training: Payments) Order 1988

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 1988/1409

1988 No. 1409

SOCIAL SECURITY

The Social Security (Employment Training: Payments) Order 1988

Made 8th August 1988

Laid before Parliament 12th August 1988

Coming into force 4th September 1988

The Secretary of State for Social Security, in exercise of the powers conferred upon him by section 26(1)(d), (2) and (4) of the Employment Act 19881and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:

S-1 Citation, commencement and interpretation

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Social Security (Employment Training: Payments) Order 1988 and shall come into force on 4th September 1988.

(2) In this Order, “Class 1 contributions”, “primary Class 1 contributions”, “secondary Class 1 contributions” and “Class 2 contributions” shall have the same meanings as in the Social Security Act 19752.

S-2 Treatment of payments for purposes of the Social Security Act 1975

Treatment of payments for purposes of the Social Security Act 1975

2. No primary or secondary Class 1 contributions shall be payable, and no person shall be liable to pay Class 1 or Class 2 contributions, in respect of payments to any person in receipt of a training premium under provision made under section 2 of the Employment and Training Act 19733, being payments under provision made under that section in connection with his use of facilities provided in pursuance of arrangements, known by the name of Employment Training, under that section; and Part I (Contributions) of the Social Security Act 1975 shall be modified accordingly.

Nicholas Scott

Minister of State,

Department of Social Security

8th August 1988

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order, made under section 26 of the Employment Act 1988 (c. 19), modifiesPart I of the Social Security Act 1975 (c. 14), which makes provision as to National Insurance contributions.

Article 2 provides that payments made to persons undergoing Employment Training who are in receipt of a training premium shall not attract liability to pay Class 1 orClass 2 contributions.


(1) 1988 c. 19; paragraph (4) of section 26 is cited because of the meaning ascribed to the word “enactment”.
(3) 1973 c. 50; section 2 was substituted by section 25(1) of the Employment Act 1988.

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