Clause 40 - Legacy scheme elections

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 Virendra Sharma Virendra Sharma Llafur, Ealing, Southall

With this it will be convenient to discuss clauses 41 to 46 stand part.

Photo of Simon Clarke Simon Clarke The Chief Secretary to the Treasury 12:30, 27 Ionawr 2022

Clauses 40 to 46 relate to the judicial options exercise, where judges will elect whether to receive legacy scheme benefits or 2015 scheme benefits for the relevant service. The clauses set out the conditions for making an election, who may make an election, and the effect of making an election. They also make specific provision for judges who have contributed to a partnership pension account.

Question put and agreed to.

Clause 40 accordingly ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clauses 41 to 46 ordered to stand part of the Bill.