Clause 29 - Remediable service statements

Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee am 12:15 pm ar 27 Ionawr 2022.

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Question proposed, That the clause stand part of the Bill.

Photo of Simon Clarke Simon Clarke The Chief Secretary to the Treasury

The clause requires schemes to provide members with information about their rights in relation to their remediable service, in the form of a remediable service statement. It is this information that will inform member decisions about whether to elect to receive new scheme benefits or to retain legacy benefits instead, whether to opt for service to be reinstated under clause 5 and whether to opt into remediable arrangements to pay voluntary contributions to a legacy scheme under clause 25. The clause sets out to whom remediable service statements should be provided, what they must include, what they may include and when they must be provided.

Question put and agreed to.

Clause 29 accordingly ordered to stand part of the Bill.