TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO.
Widows' and Orilgans' Fund,
AN ORDINANCE to amend the Widows' and Orphans'
Fund Ordinances, No. 174 and No. 17 of 1905.
GEORGE R. LE HUNTE,
21st February, 1912.
B E it enacted by the Governor of Trinidad and Tobago
with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council
thereof as follows :-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Widows' and Title and
Orphans' Fund (Amendment) Ordinance, 1912, and shall citation
be read as one with the Widows' and Orphans' Fund Ordi-
nance, No. 174 and the Public Service Widows' and
Orphans' Fund Ordinance, 1905 (No. 17-1905.) This Ordi-
nance and the two last mentioned Ordinances may together
be cited as the Public Service Widows' and Orphans' Fund
2. Section 47 of Ordinance No. 174 is hereby repealed Repeal.
and the following shall be inserted in lieu thereof :-
It shall be competent for the Committee, on being satisfied officer a mem-
that a Public Officer appointed to the Service is a member in another
of a Widows' and Orphans' Fund which has been consti- colony.
tuted in a Colony in which he has been employed as a
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Public Officer, to recommend to the Governor on the appli-
cation of such officer that he shall, so long as he continues
his membership of the Fund in such other Colony, be
exempted from contribution to and membership of the
Fund in this Colony except with regard to the excess, if
any, of the salary receivable by such officer here over the
amount on which he was contributing to the Fund in such
other Colony at the time of his appointment to the service
of this Colony.
The Governor may thereupon direct the contribution
of such Officer to the Fund to be limited to an abatement
on such excess of salary as aforesaid, and he shall while he
continues his membership in such other Colony be a mem-
ber of the Fund (subject to medical examination) in respect
only of such excess as aforesaid : and in each such case it
shall be competent to the Committee to require such member
from time to time to produce the last receipt for such
member's contribution to such Fund in such other Colony,
or other evidence of such continued membership, and it
shall be deemed a requirement of this Ordinance for such
member so to produce the same.
Amendment 3. Section 9 of Ordinance No. 17 of 1905 is amended by
of Section 9 of
17-1905. striking out the words within three months of the com-
"mencement of this Ordinance in the second and third
lines thereof, and the proviso thereto.
Passed in Council this Twelfth day of February, in
the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twelve.
HARRY L. KNAGGS,
Clerk of the Council.