Pension Schemes Act 2021


make provision about pension schemes

Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords Completed
Commons Completed
Royal Assent

Latest Key documents

Bill Debate
11/02/2021
Act of Parliament
11/02/2021
Briefing paper
30/10/2020
Impact Assessment
15/01/2020

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

11/02/2021
Royal Assent (Commons)
11/02/2021
Act of Parliament
Pension Schemes Act 2021 (c. 1)
19/01/2021
Consideration of Commons amendments (Lords)
15/01/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 152-I Marshalled list for Consideration of Commons amendments
14/01/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 152(a) Motion for Consideration of Commons amendments
17/11/2020
Bill
HL Bill 152 Commons amendments
17/11/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 152 Explanatory Notes on Commons amendments
17/11/2020
Bill proceedings: Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 16 November 2020
16/11/2020
3rd reading (Commons)
16/11/2020
Report stage (Commons)
16/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 16 November 2020
16/11/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments - 16 November 2020 (PDF)
16/11/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments - 16 November 2020
16/11/2020
Amendment papers
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 16 November 2020 - (large print) (PDF)
16/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 16 November 2020 - (large print)
13/11/2020
Bill
HCB 208 2019-21, as amended in Public Bill Committee - (large print)
13/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 12 November 2020
13/11/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Stuart O'Brien, Association of Pension Lawyers, to David Farrar, DWP, regarding amendments proposed to the Bill in respect of climate related risks
12/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 11 November 2020
12/11/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Richard Butler, Chair, PLSA (Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association), to Guy Opperman MP regarding amendments to clause 124 of the Bill (Paris-alignment strategy)
11/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 10 November 2020
11/11/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Guy Opperman MP to Stephen Timms MP regarding issues raised during the Committee stage, first, second, third and fourth days, of the Pension Schemes Bill
06/11/2020
Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sittings so far (Commons)
06/11/2020
Committee Debate: 4th sitting (Commons)
06/11/2020
Committee Debate: 3rd sitting (Commons)
06/11/2020
Bill
HCB 208 2019-21, as amended in Public Bill Committee
06/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Carys Boughton, Gareth Ludkin, John Hardy & (on behalf of Divest Parliament), Joel Moreland, Mark Campanale, and Robert Noyes (PSB20)
06/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Caroline Pearson, Pensions Manager, L&Q (PSB21)
06/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Aimee Chadha (PSB22)
06/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Steve Delo, PAN Trustees (PSB23)
06/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Pensions Policy Institute (PSB24)
06/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Dr Kathryn Waite, Edinburgh Business School, Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh, and Professor Tina Harrison, University of Edinburgh Business School (PSB25)
06/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Willis Towers Watson (PSB26)
06/11/2020
Bill proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 6 November 2020 at Public Bill Committee stage
06/11/2020
Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons
Version of the Bill showing changes made in Public Bill Committee (PDF)
06/11/2020
Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons
Version of the Bill showing changes made in Public Bill Committee
05/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 5 November 2020
05/11/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments (PDF)
05/11/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments
04/11/2020
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting (Commons)
04/11/2020
Committee Debate: 1st sitting (Commons)
04/11/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative consent motion agreed by the Northern Ireland Assembly
04/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 3 November 2020
04/11/2020
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 4 November 2020 at Public Bill Committee stage (PDF)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) (PSB01)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (PSB02)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Association of British Insurers (ABI) (PSB03)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Henry Tapper, Chair, Pension PlayPen and CEO of AgeWage Ltd (PSB04)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Alan Stewart, Chair, The 100 Group Pensions Committee (PSB05)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Communication Workers Union (CWU) and Royal Mail Group (PSB06)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PSB07)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Technical Committee of the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association (PSB08)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: David Pudge, Chairman of the City of London Law Society Company Law Committee (PSB09)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Con Keating, Chair, Bond Commission, European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies (PSB10)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Lane Clark & Peacock LLP (PSB11)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Richard Butcher (PSB12)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Aon
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: James Churcher (PSB14)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Ian Cowan, Partner, PKF (PSB15)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: RPMI on behalf of the Railway Pension Scheme (PSB16)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Alistair Rapley (PSB17)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Nicholas Chadha (PSB18)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: PensionBee Ltd (PSB19)
03/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 3 November 2020
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) (PSB01) (PDF)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (PSB02)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Association of British Insurers (ABI) (PSB03) (PDF)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Henry Tapper, Chair, Pension PlayPen and CEO of AgeWage Ltd (PSB04)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Alan Stewart, Chair, The 100 Group Pensions Committee (PSB05)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Communication Workers Union (CWU) and Royal Mail Group (PSB06) (PDF)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PSB07)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Technical Committee of the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association (PSB08) (PDF)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: David Pudge, Chairman of the City of London Law Society Company Law Committee (PSB09)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Con Keating, Chair, Bond Commission, European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies (PSB10)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Lane Clark & Peacock LLP (PSB11)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Richard Butcher (PSB12)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Aon (PDF)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: James Churcher (PSB14)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Ian Cowan, Partner, PKF (PSB15)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: RPMI on behalf of the Railway Pension Scheme (PSB16) (PDF)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Alistair Rapley (PSB17)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Nicholas Chadha (PSB18)
03/11/2020
Written evidence
Writtene evidence: PensionBee Ltd (PSB19) (PDF)
03/11/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments (PDF)
03/11/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments (PDF)
03/11/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments
02/11/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 30 October 2020
30/10/2020
Briefing papers
Briefing Paper on theBill
30/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 29 October 2020
22/10/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Guy Opperman MP to Stephen Timms MP regarding clause 125 of the Pension Schemes Bill
22/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 21 October 2020
20/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 19 October 2020
16/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 15 October 2020
08/10/2020
Press notices
Have your say
07/10/2020
2nd reading (Commons)
07/10/2020
Programme motion
07/10/2020
Money resolution
06/10/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Guy Opperman MP to Stephen Timms MP regarding clause 125
06/10/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Guy Opperman MP to Felicity Buchan MP regarding survivor benefits
05/10/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Debbie Gupta, Director of Consumer Investments Supervision, Financial Conduct Authority, to Guy Opperman MP, regarding use of the FCA Warning List to reduce pension scams
16/07/2020
1st reading (Commons)
16/07/2020
Bill
Bill 165 2019-21 (as brought from the Lords)
16/07/2020
Bill
Bill 165 2019-21 (as brought from the Lords) - large font accessible version
16/07/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 165 EN 2019-21
16/07/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 165 EN 2019-21 - large font accessible version
15/07/2020
3rd reading (Lords)
30/06/2020
Report stage (Lords)
30/06/2020
Bill
HL Bill 120 (as amended on Report)
30/06/2020
Bill
HL Bill 120 (as amended on Report) (Corrected version)
25/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104-I Marshalled list for Report
24/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104(g) Amendments for Report
23/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104(f) Amendments for Report
22/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104(e) Amendments for Report
22/06/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Pension Schemes Bill [HL]: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (2)
19/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104(d) Amendments for Report
17/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104(c) Amendment for Report
16/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104(b) Amendment for Report
16/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 104 Running list of amendments (PDF)
08/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 104(a) Amendment for Report
02/06/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Motion from the Northern Ireland Assembly
24/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day one of Grand Committee
24/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day two of Grand Committee
24/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day four of Grand Committee
24/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott to Members: day three of Grand Committee
04/03/2020
Bill
HL Bill 104 (as amended in Grand Committee)
02/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4-IV Fourth marshalled list for Grand Committee
28/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4-III(a) Amendment for Grand Committee, supplementary to the third marshalled list
27/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4-III Third marshalled list for Grand Committee
24/02/2020
Committee stage (Lords)
24/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4-II Second marshalled list for Grand Committee
20/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
19/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(o) Amendments for Grand Committee
18/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(n) Amendments for Grand Committee
17/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(m) Amendments for Grand Committee
14/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(l) Amendments for Grand Committee
13/02/2020
Select Committee report
2nd Report of the Select Committee on the Constitution
13/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(k) Amendments for Grand Committee
13/02/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Pension Schemes Bill [HL]: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum
12/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(j) Amendments for Grand Committee
11/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(i) Amendments for Grand Committee
11/02/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Stedman-Scott regarding background to the Government amendments tabled
10/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(h) Amendments for Grand Committee
07/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(g) Amendments for Grand Committee
06/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(f) Amendments for Grand Committee
05/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(e) Amendments for Grand Committee
04/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(d) Amendments for Grand Committee
03/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(c) Amendments for Grand Committee
30/01/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(b) Amendments for Grand Committee
29/01/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 4(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
28/01/2020
2nd reading (Lords)
20/01/2020
Library Notes
Pension Schemes Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex A: Extending and Enhancing the Pensions Regulator’s Information Gathering Powers
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex B: Amendments to the Pension Regulator’s Contribution Notice Regime
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex C: Enhancing the Occupational Pension Schemes’ Sanctions Regime
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex D: Declaration of Intent
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex E: Trustee and Board Statement
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex F: Funding and Investment Strategy
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex G: Collective Money Purchase (CMP)
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex H: Pension Dashboards
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex I: Transfers of Pension Savings
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Annex J: Administration Charge Definition
15/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment: Summary of Impacts
08/01/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Pension Schemes Bill [HL]: Delegated Powers Memorandum
07/01/2020
1st reading (Lords)
07/01/2020
Bill
HL Bill 4 (as introduced)
07/01/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 4 Explanatory Notes