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Name: Social Security Pensions Act 1975 (Chapter 60)
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit; Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1975-08-07
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately
ISN: GBR-1975-L-18673
Bibliography: Printed separately
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the rates of social security retirement pensions and certain other benefits to the earnings on which contributions have been paid; enables employed earners to be contracted-out of full social security contributions and benefits where the requisite benefits are provided by an occupational pension scheme; makes provision for securing that men and women are afforded equal access to occupational pension schemes; and makes other amendments in the law relating to social security (including an amendment of Part II of the Social Security Act 1975 introducing a new non-contributory benefit called "mobility allowance"); and makes other provision about occupational pensions.
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