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Name: Widowers' and Orphans' Pension (Amendment) Act, No. 9 of 2010.
Country: Sri Lanka
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-08-17
Entry into force:
ISN: LKA-2010-L-92338
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Government Printer,, Sri Lanka PDF PDF (consulted on 2013-02-14)
Abstract/Citation: Insertion of new sections 9A (Payment of pension to public officers &c,. who die due to acts which constitute an offence under the emergency regulations &c,.) and 9B (Payment of pension to widow of officer specified in Schedule GQ of Minutes on Pensions) in the principal enactment. Amends section 12 by extending the scope of application by replacing the words "or an unmarried female orphan" with the words "or a female orphan". Repeals and replaces section 18 concerning the case of a widow remarrying. Amends section 25. Adds a new section 26A concerning special provisions applicable to married public officers who are contributors and who leave the public service without pension. Adds new section 31A concerning ministerial regulations.
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