Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013 (Consequential and Contrary Provisions and Scotland) Order 2014 comes into force

Implementation date: 13 March 2014

The order makes amendments to primary legislation pursuant to the extension of marriage to same-sex couples under the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013. Amendments include a change to s.36 of the Equality Act 2010, which relates to sex equality and occupational pension schemes.