|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 379 (Dec)|
|Representation||Douglas Harrison of Grahame Stowe Bateson, Leeds for the petitioner.|
|The respondent did not appear and was not represented.|
|Andrew Moylan QC (instructed by the Queen's Proctor) for the Attorney General.|
|Judgment Dates:||21 December 2001|
Divorce - Decree nisi - Agreement or arrangement - Inclusion of terms in decree - Pension sharing - Agreement between husband and wife to incorporate pension sharing when legislation allowing - Wife applying to rescind decree nisi after introduction of legislation to give effect to agreement - Whether application should be allowed - Whether legislation should be given retrospective effect - Welfare Reform and Pensions Act (Commencement No 5) Order 2000, s 85(2).