Patriotic and Canteen Funds Amendment Act 1951

Patriotic and Canteen Funds Amendment Act 1951

Public Act1951 No 55
Date of assent1 December 1951

Note

This Act is administered in the Ministry of Defence


An Act to amend the Patriotic and Canteen Funds Act 1947

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Patriotic and Canteen Funds Amendment Act 1951, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Patriotic and Canteen Funds Act 1947 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

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3 Validating contributions to and payments out of Staff Provident Fund
  • (1) All payments made by the Joint Council of the Order of St John and the New Zealand Red Cross Society by way of contributions in respect of salaries and wages earned during the period that commenced on the 1st day of April 1949, and ended with the 31st day of May 1951, to the Staff Provident Fund established by the Joint Council for the purpose of providing retiring allowances and other benefits to officers and servants of the Joint Council and their personal representatives and dependants, and made out of money made available by the New Zealand Patriotic Fund Board to the Joint Council as an expending agent of the Board, are hereby validated and declared to have been lawfully made.

    (2) It shall be lawful and be deemed to have been lawful for the said Joint Council to apply so much of the money for the time being comprising the Staff Provident Fund referred to in subsection (1) of this section as was so contributed to the Fund in respect of the period specified in that subsection in providing retiring allowances and other benefits in accordance with the conditions on which the Fund was established for persons who were officers or servants of the Joint Council at any time during that period and their personal representatives and dependants to the extent of their interest in that money.