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  1. Botswana - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Retirement Funds Act, 2014 (Act No. 27 of 2014). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-08-27 | Date of entry into force: 2017-04-01 | BWA-2014-L-98258

    Part I - Preliminary
    Part II - Licensing of Funds
    Part III - Governance of Funds
    Part IV - Financial Requirements
    Part V - Termination and Winding Up
    Part VI - Amalgamations and Transfers
    Part VII - Provisions Relating to Pension Benefits
    Part VIII - Miscellaneous Provisions

  2. Botswana - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Pension and Provident Funds Act (Cap. 27:03) (Act 18, 1987). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1987 | Date of entry into force: 1988-09-28 | BWA-1987-L-93020

    PART I - Preliminary
    1. Short title
    2. Interpretation
    3. Appointment and functions of Registrar

    PART II - Registration and Matters Incidental thereto
    4. Funds to be registered
    5. Registration or provisional registration of fund
    6. Effect of registration of fund
    7. Rules of a fund
    8. Amendment of rules of a fund
    9. Conclusiveness of certificate of registration
    10. Dissolution of registered fund
    11. Cancellation of registration

    PART III - Management and Administration
    12. Registered office
    13. Principal officer
    14. Appointment of auditor and actuary

    PART IV - Financial Requirements
    15. Accounts and holding of assets
    16. Investigations by actuary
    17. Investments
    18. Minister may regulate investments
    19. Fund in unsound financial condition

    PART V - Inquiries by and Other Powers of Registrar
    20. Inquiries
    21. Investigation of affairs of registered fund
    22. Registrar may prohibit dealings with assets pending investigation
    23. Registrar may require unregistered fund to provide information
    24. Minister may grant exemptions
    25. Extension of time

    PART VI - General
    26. Right to obtain copies of or to inspect documents
    27. Amalgamation and transfers
    28. Effect of certificate of Registrar on documents
    29. Service of process
    30. Appeals from Registrar's decisions
    31. Improper use of certain designations
    32. Offences relating to false statements or entries
    33. Offences and penalties
    34. Power to make regulations
    35. Provisional registration of existing funds
    36. Saving in respect of existing rights

  3. Botswana - Old-age, invalidity and survivors benefit - Law, Act

    Pension and Provident Funds Act (Cap. 27:01) (Act No. 17, 1965). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1965 | Date of entry into force: 1966-01-14 | BWA-1965-L-93019

    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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