Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [HL]

Explanatory Notes

What these notes do 

These Explanatory Notes relate to the Commons amendments to the Public Service Pensions and Judicial Offices Bill [HL] as brought from the House of Commons on 23 February 2022 (HL Bill 118).

· These Explanatory Notes have been prepared by Her Majesty’s Treasury, the Ministry of Justice and the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities in order to assist the reader of the Bill and the Commons amendments, and to help inform debate on them. They do not form part of the Bill and have not been endorsed by Parliament.

· These Explanatory Notes, like the Commons amendments themselves, refer to Bill 211, the Bill as first printed for the Commons.

· These Explanatory Notes need to be read in conjunction with the Commons amendments and the text of the Bill. They are not, and are not intended to be, a comprehensive description of the Commons amendments.

· Commons Amendments 1 to 53 and 55 to 81 were tabled in the name of the Chief Secretary to the Treasury.

· Commons Amendment 54 was tabled by The Rt. Hon. Robert Jenrick MP, and was supported by the Government.


3 March 2022