Consultation outcome

The Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments No.2) Regulations 2013

This consultation has concluded

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Government response: Occupational and Stakeholder Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2013

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Final impact assessment: Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendment No.2) Regulations 2013

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Detail of outcome

We have merged all the amendments into one set of Occupational and Stakeholder Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2013.

Original consultation

This consultation ran from 4 October 2012 12:00am to
14 November 2012 11:45pm

Summary

This consultation sought views on changes to regulations which affect defined benefit workplace pension schemes.

Documents

The Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments No.2) Regulations 2013 consultation

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Consultation description

The amendments will:

  • introduce a limited power for the trustees of schemes which provide bridging pensions to modify their schemes’ rules to take account of the impact of changes to State Pension Age (SPA)
  • make various minor and technical amendments regarding indexation as a consequence of the switch to using the Consumer Prices Index rather than the Retail Prices Index, and measures in the Pensions Act 2011.

We have merged all the amendments into one set of Occupational and Stakeholder Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2013, which come into force on 6 April 2013.

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