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The Social Allowances Amendment Act

S.M. 1989-90, c. 21

Bill 67, 2nd Session, 34th Legislature

The Social Allowances Amendment Act

(Assented to December 22, 1989)

HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

CCSM c. S160 amended

1           The Social Allowances Act is amended by this Act.

Clause 5(1)(c) amended

2           Clause 5(1)(c) is amended

(a) by striking out "for more than 90 days" in subclause (i); and

(b) by striking out "of more than for 90 days" in subclause (ii).

Application as of January 1, 1990

3(1)        The Social Allowances Act as amended by section 2 of this Act, applies as of January 1, 1990 to all persons

(a) who apply for social allowances on or after January 1, 1990; or

(b) subject to subsection (2), who are receiving municipal assistance prior to January 1, 1990.

Application as of Dec. 18, 1989, or Feb. 1, 1990

3(2)        The Social Allowances Act as amended by section 2 of this Act, applies

(a) as of December 18, 1989 to all persons outside the City of Winnipeg who choose to apply for social allowances on or after that date; or

(b) as of February 1, 1990 to all persons who apply for and receive municipal assistance from the City of Winnipeg after October 31, 1989 and prior to January 1, 1990.

Coming into force

4           This Act is retroactive and is deemed to have come into force on December 18, 1989.