Policy paper

Government Amendments to the Pensions Bill 2013 – briefing paper

Government amendments to the Pensions Bill tabled on 21 October 2013 ahead of Commons Report stage

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



This document outlines the effect of amendments to the Pensions Bill in the following areas:

  • charges, governance and administration requirements
  • Bereavement Support Payment
  • Assessed Income Periods and Pension Credit
  • amendments to the employer override provisions
  • short service refunds
  • single-tier State Pension
  • Pension Protection Fund
Published 22 October 2013