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The Occupational Pension Schemes (Contracting-out) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996

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Schemes which may not be contracted out under section 5(3) of the Act

40.  For the purposes of section 5(3)(aa) of the Act(1) (prescribed class or description of scheme which may not be a money purchase contracted-out scheme) the prescribed class or description is a scheme which is not exempt approved within the meaning of section 592(1) of the Taxes Act, unless it either—

(a)has applied for such approval which has not yet been determined, or

(b)it is a relevant statutory scheme within the meaning of section 611A of the Taxes Act.


Section 5(3)(aa) was inserted by Article 133(4) of the Pensions (Northern Ireland) Order 1995

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