Diane Abbott

Labour MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington

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Encouragement of Occupational Pensions

A vote to encourage occupational pensions is a vote to promote workplace pension schemes for example by making them tax efficient and easy for employers to run and for employees to understand.

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Diane Abbott generally voted against encouraging occupational pensions

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

Key votes about encouraging occupational pensions:

  • On 18 Oct 2011: Diane Abbott voted against accelerating raising the state pension age to 66, against amending the rules on enrollment to occupational pensions and against taking a pension contribution from judges' pay. Show vote
  • On 20 Jun 2011: Diane Abbott voted against accelerating raising the state pension age to 66, against amending the rules on enrollment to occupational pensions and against taking a pension contribution from judges' pay. Show vote
  • On 28 Jun 2010: Diane Abbott voted to oppose measures intended to make workplace pensions more attractive. Show vote
  • On 8 Mar 2010: Diane Abbott voted yes on Delegated Legislation — Pensions — Automatic Enrolment Regulations Show vote
  • On 2 Mar 2004: Diane Abbott was absent for a vote on Pensions Bill Show vote

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