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Bill documents — Pension Schemes Bill [HL] 2019-21


Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 104 (as amended in Grand Committee) (PDF) 04.03.2020
Lords HL Bill 4 (as introduced) (PDF) 07.01.2020

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Lords HL Bill 4 Explanatory Notes | PDF version 07.01.2020

Delegated Powers Memoranda

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill.

House Delegated Powers Memorandum Date
Lords Pension Schemes Bill [HL]: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF) 13.02.2020
Lords Pension Schemes Bill [HL]: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF) 08.01.2020

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

See Lords amendments on the new Lords amendments page

House Amendment Paper Date
Lords HL Bill 4-IV Fourth marshalled list for Grand Committee (PDF) 02.03.2020
Lords HL Bill 4-III(a) Amendment for Grand Committee, supplementary to the third marshalled list (PDF) 28.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4-III Third marshalled list for Grand Committee (PDF) 27.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4-II Second marshalled list for Grand Committee (PDF) 24.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee (PDF) 20.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(o) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 19.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(n) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 18.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(m) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 17.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(l) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 14.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(k) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 13.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(j) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 12.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(i) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 11.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(h) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 10.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(g) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 07.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(f) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 06.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(e) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 05.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(d) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 04.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(c) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 03.02.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(b) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 30.01.2020
Lords HL Bill 4(a) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF) 29.01.2020

Library Notes

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

House Library Notes Date
Lords Pension Schemes Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages 20.01.2020

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Impact Assessment: Summary of Impacts (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex A: Extending and Enhancing the Pensions Regulator’s Information Gathering Powers (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex B: Amendments to the Pension Regulator’s Contribution Notice Regime (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex C: Enhancing the Occupational Pension Schemes’ Sanctions Regime (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex D: Declaration of Intent (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex E: Trustee and Board Statement (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex F: Funding and Investment Strategy (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex G: Collective Money Purchase (CMP) (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex H: Pension Dashboards (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex I: Transfers of Pension Savings (PDF) 15.01.2020
Annex J: Administration Charge Definition (PDF) 15.01.2020

Will write letters

Occasionally questions put to government Ministers during debates on Bills in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords may be answered by the Minister saying 'I will write to the Hon Member'. Such “will write” replies are not published in Hansard but are placed in the Library of the House concerned and published on the Parliamentary website.

House Will write letters Date
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day one of Grand Committee (PDF, 339KB) 24.03.2020
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day two of Grand Committee (PDF, 377KB) 24.03.2020
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day three of Grand Committee (PDF, 96KB) 24.03.2020
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day four of Grand Committee (PDF, 34KB) 24.03.2020
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott regarding background to the Government amendments tabled (PDF, 92KB) 11.02.2020

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