1996 No. 3126

PENSIONS

The Occupational Pension Schemes(Winding Up) Regulations 1996

Made

Laid before Parliament

Coming into force

The Secretary of State for Social Security, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 97(1) and (2), 113(1)(d), 168, 181(1) and 182(2) and (3) of the Pension Schemes Act 19931 and sections 38(3)(b), 49(2)(b), (3) and (4), 68(2)(e), 73(3) and (7) to (9), 74(2), (3)(a) to (d) and (5)(b), 118(1)(a) and (b), 119, 124(1), 125(2) and (3) and 174(2) to (4) of the Pensions Act 19952 and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, the Occupational Pensions Board having agreed that the proposals to make these regulations, to the extent that they are made under the Pensions Schemes Act 1993, need not be referred to them3 and the Secretary of State having consulted with such persons as he considered appropriate4, by this instrument hereby makes the following regulations:—