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Here you can browse the Motions to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons in the House of Lords.

  
After Clause 61
 
  
LORDS AMENDMENT NO. 31
 
     The Lord Macdonald of Tradeston to move, That this House do not insist on their Amendment No. 31 to which the Commons have disagreed for their Reason No. 31A, but do propose the following amendments in lieu thereof-- 
  
After Clause 88
 
     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(1)  The Secretary of State may by order make provision for the allocation of assets, rights, liabilities or obligations between different sections of the Civil Aviation Authority Pension Scheme.
 
    (2)  An order under this section may include provision for or in connection with--
    (a)  securing that the Scheme continues to be approved for the purposes of the relevant enactments;
    (b)  the amendment of the Scheme;
    (c)  the manner in which questions arising under the order are to be determined.
    (3)  The reference in subsection (2) to the amendment of the Scheme includes a reference to the amendment of--
    (a)  the trust deed of the Scheme;
    (b)  the rules of the Scheme;
    (c)  any other instrument relating to the constitution, management or operation of the Scheme.
    (4)  An order under this section may be made so as to have effect from a date falling before the making of the order.
 
    (5)  In making an order under this section the Secretary of State must secure that each person falling within subsection (6) is overall in materially at least as good a position, as respects pension arrangements, as a result of the order.
 
    (6)  A person falls within this subsection if--
    (a)  he is or has at any time been a contributing member of the Scheme, or
    (b)  he is or may become entitled to benefits in respect of a person falling within paragraph (a).
    (7)  A contributing member of the Scheme is a member who makes, and whose employer makes in respect of him, contributions under the Scheme.
 
    (8)  The relevant enactments are--
Civil Aviation Authority Pension Scheme.
 
    (a)  Chapter I of Part XIV of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988 (retirement benefit schemes);
1988 c. 1.
 
    (b)  Part III of the Pension Schemes Act 1993, so far as relating to occupational pension schemes.")
1993 c. 48.
  
Clause 95
 
     Page 60, line 6, at end insert--
 
    ("(11A)  The power to make an order under section (Civil Aviation Authority Pension Scheme) is exercisable only after consultation with the trustees of the Civil Aviation Authority Pension Scheme.")
 
 
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