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High Court Judges

Volume 949: debated on Tuesday 2 May 1978

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asked the Attorney-General if he will list the High Court judges indicating (a) their age, (b) whether they attended State or private schools, (c) their length of tenure as a judge and (d) a date when they will be obliged to retire.

The information for which my honourable Friend has asked is not immediately available, but my noble Friend will be writing to him about it as soon as possible. All High Court judges appointed since 17th December 1959—the date on which the Judicial Pensions Act 1959 came into force—must retire when they reach their 75th birthday.