Jo Swinson

Former Liberal Democrat MP for East Dunbartonshire

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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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Jo Swinson generally voted for 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.

All votes about encouraging occupational pensions:

  • On 18 Oct 2011: Jo Swinson voted to accelerate raising the state pension age to 66, amend the rules on enrollment to occupational pensions and to take a pension contribution from judges' pay. Show vote
  • On 20 Jun 2011: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on Pensions Bill 2010/11 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Jun 2010: Jo Swinson voted to make workplace pensions more attractive. Show vote
  • On 8 Mar 2010: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on Delegated Legislation — Pensions — Automatic Enrolment Regulations Show vote

The office of Jo Swinson MP has informed us that Jo was not available for some votes in the House of Commons from June 2017 until the summer recess, and from October 2017 until December 2017, as she was on parental leave. This affects the numerology section below. Please note that Ms Swinson continued to submit written questions throughout this period.

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