Clause 88 - Amendments relating to the judiciary

Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee am 1:00 pm ar 27 Ionawr 2022.

Danfonwch hysbysiad imi am ddadleuon fel hyn

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

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

The clause concerns the addition of judicial offices to the judicial pension scheme. It allows the Secretary of State for Scotland or the Lord Chancellor, as appropriate, to add a devolved judicial office holder to the new, reformed judicial pension scheme in response to a request from Scottish Ministers or the Department of Justice. It also enables past service to be taken into account when new offices are added to the scheme.

Question put and agreed to.

Clause 88 accordingly ordered to stand part of the Bill.