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SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 12N.I.STATE PENSION: AMENDMENTS

PART 2 N.I.AMENDMENTS TO DO WITH OLD STATE PENSION SYSTEM

Category A retirement pensionsN.I.

46  The Contributions and Benefits Act is amended as follows.N.I.

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I1Sch. 12 in operation at 6.4.2016 so far as not brought into operation earlier by an order, see s. 53(1)(3)

47  In section 44(1) (Category A retirement pension), for paragraph (a) substitute—N.I.

(a)the person attained pensionable age before 6 April 2016,.

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I2Sch. 12 in operation at 6.4.2016 so far as not brought into operation earlier by an order, see s. 53(1)(3)

48—(1) Section 48 (use of former spouse's contributions) is amended as follows.N.I.

(2) In subsection (1), after “person” insert “ who attained pensionable age before 6 April 2016 ”.

(3) After subsection (2) insert—

(2A) Regulations under subsection (1) may not provide for contributions of a person in respect of times on or after 6 April 2016 to be treated as contributions of another person..

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Commencement Information

I3Sch. 12 in operation at 6.4.2016 so far as not brought into operation earlier by an order, see s. 53(1)(3)