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ALTERNATIVELY SECURED PENSION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2737: tabled on 12 October 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 9 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House believes that it would be discriminatory and a breach of the Human Rights Act 1998 to confine the option of the alternatively secured pension (ASP) to those who have principled religious objections to annuities; and calls on the Government to ensure that ASP is available to all those over 75 years who wish to take advantage of the scheme.