Social Welfare Law Reform and Pensions Act 2006


Retirement pension — improvement.

13.— Section 114 of the Principal Act is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (7):

“(8) The amount payable by way of retirement pension for any day on or after which a person has attained the age of 65 years but before the day on which the person first receives payment of retirement pension, shall be one-seventh of the appropriate weekly rate, subject to the total amount being paid at any time under this subsection being rounded up to the nearest 10 cent where it is a multiple of 5 cent but not also a multiple of 10 cent and being rounded to the nearest 10 cent where it is not a multiple of 5 cent or 10 cent.”.