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Officers' Compensation Act 1909

Authoritative Version
Act No. 24 of 1909 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 13 Dec 1909
Date of repeal 06 Aug 1934
Repealed by Statute Law Revision Act 1934

 

OFFICERS COMPENSATION.

 

No. 24 of 1909.

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

[Assented to 13th December, 1909.]

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 1909.


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 Sergeant-Major R. D. Fraser, formerly of the New South Wales Military Forces, in addition to a gratuity of £30 granted under the Officers Compensation Act 1908, No. 4

£510

To John Hamilton, formerly Sergeant, Royal Australian Artillery, New South Wales..

108

To widow of Sergeant-Major W.H. Brenchley, formerly of the Military Forces, Victoria       

124

To widow of Armourer-Sergeant Scrimgeour, formerly of the Military Forces, Victoria        

101

To R. G. Jackson, formerly Bombardier, Royal Australian Artillery, Victoria..............

100

To widow of Captain Colquhoun, formerly Commandant, Naval Forces, Queensland

600

To widow of William Javes, formerly Storeman, Military Forces, Queensland, in addition to £50 already paid..................................................................................................................

45

To widow of J. Travers, formerly Line Foreman, Postmaster-General’s Department, New South Wales.........................................................................................................................

400

To W. N. B. Cooke, formerly Lineman (on probation), Postmaster-General’s Department, New South Wales...............................................................................................................

342

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

100

To widow of J. K. Carnegie, formerly 3rd class Examining Officer, Department of Trade and Customs, New South Wales.............................................................................................

105

To widow of Philip Browne, formerly Locker, Department of Trade and Customs, Queensland       

105

To widow of A. B. Cornell, formerly Clerk in Charge, Statistical Branch, Department of Trade and Customs, South Australia.................................................................................

130

To trustee (to be appointed by the Treasurer) for the benefit of Norman Herrington Wiltshire and Roland Biera Wiltshire, children of the late David Wiltshire, formerly Clerk, 4th Class, Audit Office, Department of the Treasury, Victoria...............................................................

72

 

£2,842