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PART 3AMENDMENT OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE PENSION SCHEME (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2008

Amendment of regulation 3.A.5

61.  In regulation 3.A.5 (meaning of “qualifying service”), in paragraph (1)—

(a)in sub-paragraph (b), for “NHS superannuation scheme for Scotland 1995” substitute “1995 Section”;

(b)in sub-paragraph (e)(ii), for “NHS superannuation scheme for Scotland 1995” substitute “1995 Section”;

(c)in sub-paragraph (e)—

(i)in the full out, for “1995 Regulations” in both places where it occurs substitute “2011 Regulations”; and

(ii)at the end omit “and”; and

(d)after sub-paragraph (f) insert—

(g)in the case of a Waiting Period Joiner (as defined in regulation 3.L.1(2)), a period equal in length to the period of qualifying service which the member is entitled to count under the 1995 Section; and

(h)in the case of a person who is eligible to join this Section of the Scheme by virtue of regulation 3.B.1(5)(e), (g) or (h) (eligibility: general), a period equal in length to the period of qualifying service which the member is entitled to count under the 1995 Section..