Clause 3 - Accrued rights

Part of Armed Forces(Pensions and Compensation) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 4:30 pm on 10th February 2004.

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Photo of Mr Bill O'Brien Mr Bill O'Brien Labour, Normanton 4:30 pm, 10th February 2004

With this it will be convenient to discuss the following: Amendment No. 7, in

clause 3, page 2, line 26, at end insert—

'(1A) Where a person receives a benefit under the existing scheme which would not be provided under a proposed scheme, that person (''the transferor'') may transfer to the proposed schemes while also continuing to receive personally the additional benefits derived from the present scheme.

(1B) The documentation of the transfer procedure shall prominently include particulars of how the transferor may protect such additional personal benefit.'.

Amendment No. 8, in

clause 3, page 2, line 30, at end insert

'of which a draft has been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.'.