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pension sharing order


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An order that may be made by the court on granting a divorce, whereby the spouse with little or no pension either becomes a member of the main earner's pension scheme in her or his own right or, alternatively, receives a transfer of a designated percentage of this scheme into her or his own pension arrangement. Unlike pension earmarking, pension sharing does not apply to judicial separation.

Subjects: Law.


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