HC Deb 21 November 1967 vol 754 c290W
59. Mr. Costain

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will amend the terms under which pensions are paid to retired civil servants so as to give protection against liability to forfeit a pension should a pensioner be imprisoned for an indictable offence, in particular, for an offence under the Road Safety Act.

Mr. Diamond

No amendment is necessary. A pensioner imprisoned for an offence under the Road Safety Act unconnected with his official duties before retirement does not forfeit his pension.

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