(1) This Order may be cited as the Relevant Functions (Payments to Authorities) Order 2000 and shall come into force on 14th April 2000.
(2) In this Order, unless the context otherwise requires—
“claim” means a claim by a local authority for a relevant sum;
“form” means a printed document or any other format, as the Secretary of State determines, upon which a claim may be set out;
“local authority” means a local authority named in the Schedule to this Order;
“relevant function” has the same meaning as in section 140EE(1) of the Social Security Administration Act 1992;
“relevant sum” means any sum payable to a local authority by the Secretary of State in accordance with section 140EE(1);
“relevant year” means any year commencing on or after 1st April 2000.
Specified date: 14 April 2000: see para (1) above.