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Pensions (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill Money

Volume 164: debated on Monday 8 January 1990

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Queen's Recommendation having been signified

Resolved,

That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Pensions (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill ("the Act") it is expedient to authorise the following—

  • (1) the payment out of money provided by Parliament of—
  • (a) any increase in the cost of providing increases under or by virtue of the Pensions (Increase) Act 1971 in official pensions and in other pensions within the meaning of that Act;
  • (b) any increase in the cost of providing pensions, allowances and gratuities payable under section 1, 7, 9 or 10 of the Superannuation Act 1972;
  • (c) any increase in the sums payable under any other enactment which is attributable to increased expenditure by any authority in consequence of—
  • (i) any such increase as is mentioned in paragraph (a) or (b) above;
  • (ii) any provisions of the Act requiring the payment of contributions towards the cost of providing increases under Part I of the Pensions (Increase) Act 1971 in official pensions payable under section 9 or 10 of the Superannuation Act 1972; or
  • (iii) the provision of benefits for teachers in connection with injuries sustained, or diseases contracted, in the course of their employment;
  • (d) any administrative expenses of a Minister of the Crown attributable to the Act;
  • (2) the payment into the Consolidated Fund of any sums received by a Minister of the Crown by virtue of the Act;
  • and in this Resolution—

    "official pension" has the same meaning as it has in the Pensions (Increase) Act 1971; and
    "teacher" has the same meaning as it has in section 9 of the Superannuation Act 1972.—[Mr. Lightbown.]