1974 - Act (1973:449) to amend the act (1947:529) regarding ordinary child allowances

Policy Field: 
Family & Children
Topic: 
Family Allowances
Country: 
Major Implications of the Reform: 

Families (at first hand, mothers) receive an allowance per child every quarter, until the quarter following the child's 16th birthday. Families must apply for the allowance, but all families are entitled, providing that the criteria are fulfilled. There is no means testing involved.