The Pensions Bill finally received Royal Assent on November 3rd and became the Pensions Act 2011.
The Government has confirmed that automatic enrolment will begin on time in autumn 2012 and that all employers will remain in scope. However, they have moved to give small businesses additional time to prepare for the implementation of automatic enrolment.
HMRC has published its Newsletter 50, which is a special edition Newsletter focussing on Fixed Protection.
The Pensionís Regulator has released a series of statements clarifying behaviour it expects trustees to demonstrate and helping trustees to recognise and mitigate various risks associated with their schemes.
The Bribery Act 2010 (the Act) came into force on 1 July 2011 to build on existing bribery legislation and guidance has been produced by the Ministry of Justice to help organisations understand the legislation and deal with the risks of bribery.
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