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Legislative Enactments
Marginal Notes
1. This Act may be cited as the Widows' and Orphans' Pension Scheme (Armed Forces) Act.
2. Establishment of Widows' and Orphans' Pension Scheme.
3. Contributors to the Pension Scheme.
3A. Extension of the Pension Scheme to include members who are continuing in service, or who have retired or died.[2, 18 of 1985]
3AA. Persons to whom the provisions of sections 3, 3A and 3B shall apply.[2, 29 of 2009]
3B. Extension of time limit to become a contributor to the Pension Scheme.[2, 55 of 1999]
3c. Extension of the Pension Scheme to the members of the Volunteer Force, Regular Reserve and Volunteer Reserve of the armed forces.[3, 29 of 2009]
3d. Extension of the Pension Scheme to the members of the armed forces who become disabled due to injuries sustained whilst performing operational duties and c,[3, 29 of 2009]
3E. A Person who becomes a member of the armed forces after the coming into operation of this section, to be a contributor.[3, 29 of 2009]
3F. Definition of the member of the Regular Reserve Force and c,. for the purpose of sections 3C, 3D and 3E.[3, 29 of 2009]
4. Regulations for the Pension Scheme.
5. Pensions, &c, to be a charge on the Consolidated Fund.
6. Contributions, &c, not to be assigned or attached.
7. Minister in charge of Public Administration to make regulations.
8. Interpretation.[4, 29 of 2009]
9. Restrospective effect of certain provisions of this Act.