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Officers' Compensation Act 1908

Authoritative Version
Act No. 4 of 1908 as made
An Act to provide for Compensation to be paid on Retirement or on Decease of certain Officers of the Commonwealth.
Date of Assent 14 Apr 1908
Date of repeal 06 Aug 1934
Repealed by Statute Law Revision Act 1934

OFFICERS’ COMPENSATION.

 

No. 4 of 1908.

An Act to provide for Compensation to be paid on Retirement or on Decease of certain Officers of the Commonwealth.

[Assented to 14th April, 1908.]

Preamble.

BE it enacted by the King’s Most Excellent Majesty, the Senate, and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, for the purpose of appropriating the grant originated in the House of Representatives, as follows :—

Short title.

1. This Act may be cited as the Officers’ Compensation Act 1908.


 

Payments to be made.

2.    There shall be paid out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund, which is hereby appropriated accordingly, the following sums :—

To widow of Lieutenant-Colonel Bayly, formerly Commandant, South Australian Military Forces...............................................................................

£487

To widow of Colonel Ricardo, formerly Commandant, Victorian Military Forces   

134

To widow of Master Gunner Price, formerly Military Clerk, Central Administration......................................................................................................

110

To widow of Sergeant-Major Fraser, formerly of the New South Wales Military Forces......................................................................................................

30

To ex-Gunner Watson, Royal Australian Artillery, Victoria..................

24

To widow of J. Wilson, formerly Senior Lineman, Postmaster-General’s Department, New South Wales..........................................................................

200

To widow of S. Burnett, formerly Telegraph Lineman, Postmaster-General’s Department, New South Wales..........................................................................

200

To widow of W. R. Child, formerly Sorter, Postmaster-General’s Department, New South Wales.............................................................................................

137

To widow of G. H. Chapman, formerly Telegraphist, Postmaster-General’s Department, New South Wales..........................................................................

297

To widow of J. Clarke, formerly Inland Mail Clerk, Postmaster-General’s Department, New South Wales..........................................................................

319

To widow of T. Martin, formerly Telegraphist, Postmaster-General’s Department, Queensland....................................................................................

500

Total................................................................................

£2,438