Deserted Wives’ Allowance. Keywords: Means—appellant not entitled to receive CE scheme and Deserted Wives simultaneously—whether statutory provision discriminatory—lack of jurisdiction—appeal disallowed.

Title of Payment: Deserted Wives’ Allowance

Case Summary:

Applicant was in receipt of Deserted Wives Allowance when she applied for a Community Employment Scheme. Applicant was not entitled to keep the Deserted Wife Allowance and work on a Community Employment Scheme and she appealed claiming that the decision was discriminatory. Once she ceased the Community Employment Scheme, the Deserted Wives Allowance was re-instated. 

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Sunday, 20 November 2005

Title of Payment: Deserted Wives’ Allowance

Case Summary:

Applicant was in receipt of Deserted Wives Allowance when she applied for a Community Employment Scheme. Applicant was not entitled to keep the Deserted Wife Allowance and work on a Community Employment Scheme and she appealed claiming that the decision was discriminatory. Once she ceased the Community Employment Scheme, the Deserted Wives Allowance was re-instated. 

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