Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010

100.

Amendment of the Pensions Act 1990.

100.— The Pensions Act 1990 is amended—

( a) in section 65(1) (substituted by section 22(1) of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004), by deleting the definition of “marital status” and inserting the following definition:

“‘civil status’ means civil status within the meaning of the Civil Registration Act 2004 as amended by the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010;”,

( b) in section 66(2)( a)(ii) (substituted by section 22(1) of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004), by substituting “civil status” for “marital status” in subparagraph ( a)(ii),

( c) in section 66(2)( b) (substituted by section 22(1) of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004), by substituting “civil status” for “marital status” wherever it appears,

( d) in section 67(1)( b) (substituted by section 22(1) of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004), by substituting “civil status” for “marital status” wherever it appears,

( e) in section 72 (substituted by section 22(1) of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004), by substituting “civil status” for “marital status” wherever it appears, and

( f) in section 75(1) (substituted by section 22(1) of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004), by substituting “civil status” for “marital status”.