Public Service Pay and Pensions Bill 2017: Order for Second Stage
Bill entitled an Act in the public interest, to provide for—
(A) a further restoration, that is a restoration further to that provided in consequence of legislation enacted in 2015, of the remuneration of certain persons in the public service that had been the subject of a reduction effected by legislation enacted in 2009, 2011 or 2013, and for that purpose to repeal or amend certain of the foregoing legislation;
(B) an increase in the amount of pension or other benefits, other than lump sums, (being the amount of pension or other benefits at the level at which they stand fixed, before the passing of this Act, in consequence of legislation enacted in 2010, 2013 or 2015) payable to or in respect of certain persons who were in the public service under an occupational pension scheme or arrangement (by whatever name called) and for that purpose to amend certain of the foregoing legislation;
(C) the repeal of the Financial Emergency Measures in the Public Interest Act 2009;
(D) the payment of an additional superannuation contribution by certain persons in the public service who are members of a public service pension scheme;
(E) the regulation of certain fees and other payments in respect of services rendered to or on behalf of the State;
and to provide for related matters
I move: "That Second Stage be taken now."
Question put and agreed to.