||<p><strong>Successive governments including the Labour government 1997-2010, Coalition
and present Conservative government have had a consistent position on this issue.</strong>
The Department for Work and Pensions receives a number of written representations
on the Midland Pension Scheme, which is now part of the HSBC Bank (UK) Pension Scheme,
about its integrated pension (or claw-back) policy from individuals and from Members
of Parliament writing on their behalf, as it does on many issues.</p><p> </p><p>The
Governments position on this issue was set out in response to a written parliamentary
question on this subject, which can be accessed here.</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-question/Commons/2017-11-13/112544/"