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Name: Act No. 118 of 1993 on social assistance.
Country: Iceland
Subject(s): Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1993-12-23
Entry into force:
ISN: ISL-1993-L-46317
Bibliography: Lagasafn, 1995, Ministry of Justice, Reykjavik, Iceland, ISBN: 9979-884-01-0, pp. 714-715
English translation English translation Laws and Regulations, Ministry of Health and Social Security, Iceland
Abstract/Citation: According to the Act, social assistance incorporates inter alia benefits for single parents, young students, the disabled, widows and widowers and supporters of sick and disabled children.
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