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Name: Pension and Provident Funds Act (Cap. 27:01) (Act No. 17, 1965).
Country: Botswana
Subject(s): Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit; Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1965
Entry into force:
ISN: BWA-1965-L-93019
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Botswana,, Botswana PDF of Act as amended to Act 11, 2008 PDF of Act as amended to Act 11, 2008 (consulted on 2013-05-10)
Abstract/Citation: This Act provides a pension scheme for public servants.

1. Short title
2. Interpretation
3. Pensions Regulations
4. Amendments to Schedule
5. Pensions, etc., to be charged on revenues of Botswana
6. When pensions will not be granted
7. Pensions, etc., not to be assignable
8. Botswana Public Officers' Pension Fund
9. Pensions, etc., to cease on bankruptcy
10. Withholding of benefits
11. Gratuity where officer dies in the service or after retirement
12. Gratuities to dependants when a non-pensionable officer dies in service
13. Pensions to dependants when an officer dies as a result of injuries received or disease contracted in the discharge of his duties
14. War service to count for pension purposes
15. Contributions to certain pensions, etc., payable by the Government of Lesotho and Swaziland
16. Application
17. Designation of public service
18. Gratuity of contract officers to be free of tax

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