|Name:||National Pensions Act, 2008 (Act 766).|
|Subject(s):||Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Legislation on-line Social Security and National Insurance Trust, Ghana PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-11-18)
|Abstract/Citation:||AN ACT to provide for pension reform in the country by the introduction of a contributory three-tier pension scheme; the establishment of a National Pensions Regulatory Authority to oversee the administration and management of registered pension schemes and trustees of registered schemes, the establishment of a Social Security and National Insurance Trust to manage the basic national social security scheme to cater for the first tier of the contributory three-tier scheme, and to provide for related matters.
Repeals the following:
(a) Social Security Act, 1991 (P.N.D.C.L. 247);
(b) Long-Term Savings Act, 2004 (Act 679).