House of Commons Members" Fund

report by the Government Actuary on the valuation of the fund as at 30 September 2003.

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Series[HC]. [2003-2004] -- 1081
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ISBN 100215019849

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The Members' Fund was set up by the House of Commons Members' Fund Act The Fund is not a pension fund and was initially set up to provide for discretionary grants to be made by the Trustees to ex-Members of Parliament who have attained 60 years of age and who have had 10 years service as Members, their widow/ers and orphan children under.

House of Commons Members Fund, Pensions Unit, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA or emailed to. [email protected] This publication is available for download at.

ISBN: Printed in the UK by The Stationery Office Limited on behalf of the Controller of Her Majesty’s Stationery Office. The House of Commons Members’ Fund (HCMF) was established inbefore a pension scheme was established into help former Members and their dependents who had financial difficulty.

Its original purpose was to provide House of Commons Members Fund book Members, their widows and orphan children with a discretionary grant in lieu of a pension. Fund permitted The House of Commons Members’ Fund Act allowed the Treasury to contribute to the Fund (until that point all contributions had come.

8 House of Commons Members’ Fund Act(chapter 49), section 3 and Schedule 3. Report of the Departmental Committee on Pensions for Members of the House of Commons, DecemberCmd   The House of Commons Members’ Fund is, in essence, a benevolent fund for former Members who have fallen on hard times and need financial assistance.

It may be hard for some people outside the House to believe that former Members can fall on hard times; but, unfortunately, owing to the interrupted nature of people’s careers, an increasing. [] Standing Orders 15 to The Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons is appended to the Standing Orders and contains provisions requiring Members to register foreign travel in certain instances and disclose any private interest in a question before a vote, among other matters.

A number of other obligations, including dress code and decorum, are discussed in Chapter. In February last year the review body, in its thirteenth report proposed a way forward based on the House of Commons Members' Fund.

This is at present primarily a benevolent fund supported by an annual contribution of £24 by hon. Members and a £15, a year grant from the Exchequer. Latest news on the House of Commons Members’ Fund Bill The Bill was presented to Patrliament on 10 September This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

Latest House of Commons Members Fund book on the House of Commons Members' Fund Bill This Bill has been withdrawn and will not progress any further. This Bill was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 20 January This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage. Summary of the House of Commons Members' Fund Bill A minute period prior to the daily adjournment, during which Members may raise matters they believe have not been dealt with satisfactorily.

p.m. Government Orders. Each sitting day, a substantial portion of the House’s time is devoted to the consideration of Government Orders, which include any item of business proposed by a Minister.

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HOUSE OF COMMONS MEMBERS’ FUND BILL. EXPLANATORY NOTES. Introduction. These Explanatory Notes relate to the House of Commons Members’ Fund Bill as introduced in the House of Commons on 16 December They have been prepared by Mr Peter Lilley, the Member in charge of the Bill, in order to assist the reader of the Bill and to help.

That Mr Richard Harrington be discharged as a Managing Trustee of the House of Commons Members’ Fund and Ian Blackford, Mrs Cheryl Gillan and Sir Alan Meale be appointed as Managing Trustees in pursuance of Section 2 of the House of Commons Members’ Fund Act —(Chris Grayling.).

House of Commons Members’ Fund Act (c)” substitute “specified in section 1 of the House of Commons Members’ Fund Act ”. (2) In section of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act (parliamentary pension funds)— (a) in subsection (1) for “amounts deduct ed in pursuance of section 1 of the House of Commons Members.

PART 1 U.K. House of Commons Members' Fund 1 The Fund U.K. (1) There shall continue to be a House of Commons Members' Fund. (2) The purpose of the Fund is to make grants to— (a) former Members of the House of Commons, and (b) people who appear to the Fund's trustees to be or to have been dependents of former Members.

(3) The Fund shall be held— (a) by the trustees, or. Members on both sides of the House who share with me the responsibility, as trustees, of administering the House of Commons Members' Fund. The purpose of the first resolution is to provide for an increase in the present levels of grants and payments that may be made under the Members' Fund legislation.

Those were last revised in April House of Commons: Members Introduction 1. This Estimate covers the Exchequer contribution towards the cost of pensions for Members of Parliament and provides provision for accrued pension liabilities arising from the Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund, payroll costs of Members appointed to specific parliamentary duties, provision of ICT.

The House of Commons Members’ Fund was established in before there was a pension scheme, which was itself established in The whole idea of the fund was to help former Members and their dependants who faced financial difficulty.

House of Commons Members' Fund: actuarial assessment as at 30 September report by the Government Actuary - Full Text Ref: ISBNHC PDF, KB, 15 pages Order a copy. The House of Commons Members' Fund Actas amended by subsequent Acts of,andprovides for grants to past Members and their widows/widowers and children, ‘having regard to the financial circumstances of the persons to or in respect of whom the payments are made’ (House of Commons Members' Fund Acts 1(2)).

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A spokesman for the house. The House of Commons Members’ Fund Bill is a private member’s bill introduced in the House of Commons by Sir Paul Beresford (Conservative MP for Mole Valley) under the ten minute rule.

The Bill would update legislation governing the functions of the House of Commons Members’ Fund. The Fund was originally set up in to provide for discretionary grants to be made by the trustees of the.

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The current Speaker, Sir Lindsay Hoyle, was elected Speaker on 4 Novemberfollowing the retirement of John began his first full parliamentary term in the role on 17 Decemberhaving. The House of Commons Members' Fund Act is an Act of Parliament, introduced under the Ten Minute Rule by Sir Paul Beresford, to consolidate the provisions of the House of Commons Members' Fund.

Background. The House of Commons Members’ Fund (HCMF) was established inbefore a pension scheme was established into help former Members and their dependants who had. See also Category:Members of the United States House of Representatives Deutsch: Das Repäsentatenhaus der Vereinigten Staten ist das Unterhaus im der Kongress der Vereinigten Staaten.

Español: La Cámara de Representantes de los Estados Unidos es la cámara baja del Congreso de los Estados Unidos. Motion made, and Question proposed, That— (1) Anne Main be removed as a Trustee of the House of Commons Members’ Fund and Stuart Andrew and Sir Alan Campbell be appointed as Trustees in pursuance of section 2 of the House of Commons Members’ Fund Act ; and.

Library of Parliament – Roy Grogan. 1 Speaker of the House of Commons. 2 Clerk of the House of Commons. 3 Page.

4 Government Members. 5 Opposition Members (the Official Opposition along with MPs from other parties and independent MPs). 6 Prime Minister (the leader of the governing party).

7 Mace (the symbol of authority of the Speaker of the House of Commons. The Mace is placed on the. UK House of Commons, Westminster.

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