Personal and Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 1989

1989No. 500

PENSIONS

The Personal and Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous

Amendments) Regulations 1989

15thMarch1989

16thMarch1989

6thApril1989

The Secretary of State for Social Security, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 168(1) of, and Schedule 20 to, the Social Security Act 1975 ( a) , section 52 of, and paragraph 6 of Schedule 2 to, the Social Security Pensions Act 1975 ( b) , and sections 1(9), 17(1) and 84(1) of the Social Security Act 1986 ( c) and all other powers enabling him in that behalf, after considering the report of the Occupational Pensions Board on the proposals submitted to them ( d) , hereby makes the following Regulations:

Citation and commencement

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Personal and Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 1989, and shall come into force on 6th April 1989.

Amendment of the Occupational Pension Schemes (Contracting-out) Regulations 1984

2. In regulations 18(3), 23(5)(b)(ii) and 43(1) of the Occupational Pension Schemes (Contracting-out) Regulations 1984 ( e) for "£16" in each place where it appears there is substituted "£17" .

Amendment of the Personal and Occupational Pension Schemes (Modification of Enactments) Regulations 1987

3. After regulation 5 of the Personal and Occupational Pension Schemes (Modification of Enactments) Regulations 1987 ( f) there is inserted-

Modification of the provisions of Part VI of the Social Security Act 1986 in consequence of Part I of that Act

"6. Where a member of an appropriate personal pension scheme or a money purchase contracted-out scheme continues in employment after attaining pensionable age and the commencement of his pension under the scheme is postponed, section 63 of the Social Security Act 1986 ( g) shall have effect as if-

(a) the guaranteed minimum pension to which he is treated as entitled by virtue of section 4(1)(a) of that Act or, as the case may be, by virtue of section 29(2A) of the Social Security Pensions Act 1975 ( h) was subject to increases in accordance with the provisions of section 35(6) of the Social Security Pensions Act 1975 ( i) , and(b) the amounts of any notional increases referred to in paragraph (a) were subject to annual up-rating in the same way as if they were sums to which section 63(1)(d)(i) of the Social Security Act 1986 applied. " .

Amendment of the Personal Pension Schemes (Appropriate Schemes) Regulations 1988

4. Regulation 12 of the...

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