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SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 11PENSION SHARING: AMENDMENTS

The Social Security Contributions and Benefits (Northern Ireland) Act 1992 (c. 7)

4.—(1) Section 55A (shared additional pension) is amended as follows.

(2) For subsection (1) substitute—

(1) A person is entitled to a shared additional pension under this section if—

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

(b)the person is entitled to an old state scheme pension credit..

(3) In subsections (2) and (3), after “shared additional pension” insert “under this section”.

(4) In subsections (3), (4), (5) and (7) before “state scheme pension credit” (in each place) insert “old”.

(5) At the end of the heading insert “because of an old state scheme pension credit”.