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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-06-03more like thismore than 2019-06-03
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star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Police: Pensions more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps he is taking to ensure that widows of deceased police officers are not discriminated against upon remarrying in relation to their entitlement to a survivor’s pension. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Erewash more like this
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Maggie Throup more like this
star this property uin 259292 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-06-10more like thismore than 2019-06-10
star this property answer text <p>Survivors of officers who were members of the 2006 and 2015 police pension schemes are, since 2006, paid survivor pensions for life.</p><p>On 18 January 2016, the Police Pensions Regulations 1987 and the Police (Injury Benefit) Regulations 2006 were amended to allow widows, widowers and civil partners of police officers in England and Wales who have died on duty and who qualified for a survivor pension after 1 April 2015 to continue to receive their survivors’ benefits for life. Successive governments have been clear that there is a general presumption against making retrospective changes to public service pension schemes. However, the Government believes the arguments for making a limited exception for the widows of police officers who died on duty are sufficiently compelling in this case.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2019-06-10T15:25:00.61Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-10T15:25:00.61Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Maggie Throup remove filter