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Newfoundland and Labrador
Regulation 2012


NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR REGULATION 19/12

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
REGULATION 19/12

Income and Employment Support Regulations (Amendment)
under the
Income and Employment Support Act
(O.C. 2012-056)

(Filed March 20, 2012)

Under the authority of section 52 of the Income and Employment Support Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council makes the following regulations.

Dated at St. John’s, March 20, 2012.

Robert Thompson
Clerk of the Executive Council

REGULATIONS

Analysis


        1.   S.13 Amdt.
Maintaining a residence

        2.   S.14 R&S
Maximum monthly income support – board and lodging

        3.   S.15 R&S
Income support for persons 30 years of age and younger

        4.   Commencement


NLR 144/04
as amended

        1. Subsection 13(1) of the Income and Employment Support Regulations is repealed and the following substituted:

Maintaining a residence

      13. (1) The monthly amount of income support for an applicant or recipient who is renting or owns a residence is up to

 

1 adult

without dependent children

$509

1 adult

without dependent children but with one dependent student

720

1 adult

without dependent children but with two dependent students

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

1 adult

with dependent children

661

1 adult

with dependent children and one dependent student

707

1 adult

with dependent children but with two dependent students

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

2 adults

without dependent children

720

2 adults

without dependent children but with one dependent student

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

2 adults

with dependent children

707

2 adults

with dependent children and one dependent student

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

 

 

        2. Section 14 of the regulations is repealed and the following substituted:

Maximum monthly income support -  board and lodging

      14. (1) The monthly amount of income support for an applicant or recipient who is boarding with a non-relative is

 

1 adult

without dependent children

$509

1 adult

without dependent children but with one dependent student

720

1 adult

without dependent children and two dependent students

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

1 adult

with dependent children

661

1 adult

with dependent children and one dependent student

707

1 adult

with dependent children and two dependent students

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

2 adults

without dependent children

720

2 adults

without dependent children and one dependent student

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

2 adults

with dependent children

707

2 adults

with dependent children with one dependent student

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

             (2)  The monthly amount of income support for board and lodging for an applicant or recipient who is boarding with a relative is

 

1 adult

without dependent children

$308

1 adult

without dependent children but with one dependent student

611

1 adult

with dependent children

543

1 adult

with dependent children and one dependent student

707 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

2 adults

without dependent children

611

2 adults

without dependent children but with one dependent student

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

2 adults

with dependent children

707

2 adults

with dependent children and one dependent student

822 plus 115 for each additional dependent student

 

 

 

         3 Section 15 of the regulations is repealed and the following substituted:

Income support for persons 30 years of age or younger

      15. (1) Notwithstanding section 13, the monthly amount of income support for a single person under the age of 30 years who is renting or owns a residence and who has no barriers or impairments which would limit that person's pursuit of employment or training as determined by an officer is $245.

             (2)  Notwithstanding section 14 and subsections (1) and (3), the monthly amount of income support for board and lodging of a single person under the age of 30 years who, as determined by an officer, has no barriers or impairments which would limit that person's pursuit of employment or training

             (a)  who is boarding with a relative is $117; or

             (b)  who is boarding with a non-relative is $169.

             (3)  Notwithstanding subsection 14(1) and paragraph 2(b), the monthly amount of income support for a single person under age 30 who, as determined by an officer, has barriers or impairments which limit that person's pursuit of employment or training is $483.

Commencement

        4. These regulations come into force on April 1, 2012.