The Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Levy) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999

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Published: 1999-03-10

Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland
1999 No. 106

PENSIONS
The Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Levy) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999

Made
10th March 1999

Coming into operation
1st April 1999

The Department of Health and Social Services for Northern Ireland, in exercise of the powers conferred on it by sections 170(1) and (2) and 177(2) to (4) of the Pension Schemes (Northern Ireland) Act 1993(1) and of all other powers enabling it in that behalf, hereby makes the following Regulations:

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Levy) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999 and shall come into operation on 1st April 1999.

(2) The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954(2) shall apply to these Regulations as it applies to a Measure of the Assembly.

Amendment of the Levy Regulations

2.—(1) The Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Levy) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997(3) shall be amended in accordance with paragraph (2).

(2) In Part I of the Schedule(4) (amount of general levy)—

(a)in sub-paragraph (a) for “£10.00” there shall be substituted “£11.00”;

(b)in sub-paragraph (b) for “£1.10” there shall be substituted “£1.20”;

(c)in sub-paragraph (c)(i) for “80p” there shall be substituted “85p”;

(d)in sub-paragraph (c)(ii) for “£110” there shall be substituted “£120”;

(e)in sub-paragraph (d)(i) for “65p” there shall be substituted “69p”;

(f)in sub-paragraph (d)(ii) for “£800” there shall be substituted “£850”;

(g)in sub-paragraph (e)(i) for “50p” there shall be substituted “53p”;

(h)in sub-paragraph (e)(ii) for “£3,250” there shall be substituted “£3,450”;

(i)in sub-paragraph (f)(i) for “35p” there shall be substituted “37p”;

(j)in sub-paragraph (f)(ii) for “£5,000” there shall be substituted “£5,300”.

Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of Health and Social Services for Northern Ireland on

L.S.
John O'Neill
Assistant Secretary
10th March 1999.

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Regulations.)
These Regulations further amend the Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Levy) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997 to specify increased rates in relation to the general levy payable in the case of certain occupational pension schemes.


(1)
1993 c. 49; section 170 was substituted by Article 161 of the Pensions (Northern Ireland) Order 1995 (S.I. 1995/3213 (N.I. 22))

(2)
1954 c. 33 (N.I.)

(3)
S.R. 1997 No. 142, amended by S.R. 1998 No. 85

(4)
The Schedule was substituted by regulation 2(9) of S.R. 1998 No. 85
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