Regina v Secretary of State for Social Security Ex Parte Nessa: QBD 15 Nov 1994

Regulations under which payments were made for funeral benefits were not susceptible to a challenge under the Race Relations Act, since they were an act of the Crown.


Gazette 08-Feb-1995, Times 15-Nov-1994


Race Relations Act 1976 20


England and Wales

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Appeal fromNessa v Chief Adjudication Officer CA 5-Feb-1998
The requirement that an applicant for income support must show ‘Habitual residence’ required a demonstration that in the applicant was in the UK voluntarily for settled purposes and an appreciable time should pass before income a support claim was . .
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Discrimination, Benefits

Updated: 05 June 2022; Ref: scu.88613