MPs debate motions on pensions and social security

25 February 2014

MPs are to debate a motion to approve the draft Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2014, in the House of Commons on Tuesday 25 February 2014. The second of today's debates is on Social Security

Pensions

The debate is expected to commence between 12.45 pm and 1.00 pm, following the Ten Minute Rule Motion on National Insurance (Renaming).

Timings are approximate and Parliamentary business is subject to change.

Transcripts of proceedings in the House of Commons Chamber are available three hours after they happen in Today’s Commons Debates.

Social Security

MPs are to debate a motion to approve the draft Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 27 January 2014.

Timings are approximate and Parliamentary business is subject to change.

Transcripts of proceedings in the House of Commons Chamber are available three hours after they happen in Today’s Commons Debates.

Related information

House of Commons Library analysis

The House of Commons Library produces briefing papers to inform MPs and their staff of key issues. The papers contain factual information and a range of opinions on each subject, and aim to be politically impartial. The Library has published a briefing paper on the 2014 Benefit Uprating.

Delegated legislation

Delegated or secondary legislation is usually concerned with detailed changes to the law made under powers from an existing Act of Parliament.

Watching proceedings from the public gallery

UK residents and overseas visitors can watch proceedings in the House of Commons by visiting the public gallery.

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