This memorandum identifies new or amended delegated powers in the government amendments to the Pensions Bill that were tabled on 13 January 2014 for consideration at Lords Committee stage. It explains:
- the purpose of the powers
- the reasons why they are left to delegated legislation
- the parliamentary procedure selected for the exercise of these powers and why that procedure has been chosen
This is supplementary to the delegated powers memorandum published in October 2013.