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Officers' Compensation Act 1915

Authoritative Version
Act No. 27 of 1915 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 25 Aug 1915
Date of repeal 06 Aug 1934
Repealed by Statute Law Revision Act 1934

 

OFFICERS’ COMPENSATION.

 

No. 27 of 1915.

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

[Assented to 25th August, 1915.]

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 1915.

Payments to be made.

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

To the widow of Harold C. Dannevig, formerly Director of Fisheries   

£1,128

0

0

To the widow or children of Colonel H. Le Mesurier, formerly Commandant, Military Forces, South Australia....................................................................................

362

10

0

To the widow of Lieutenant-Colonel C. J. Reade, C.B., formerly officer on exchange in Canada (in addition to £100 already paid)...................................................

450

0

0

To the widow of H. C. Bright, formerly Letter Carrier, Mitcham, South Australia         

60

0

0

To the father of J. Hamilton, formerly labourer, Woodlark Island....

390

0

0

To the widow of James Charles Edge, formerly carpenter, Woodlark Island    

468

0

0

To the widow of G. W. C. Pim, formerly Master of the Endeavour (in addition to payment of £500 under Seamen’s Compensation Act 1911).................................

124

0

0

To the widow of C. T. Harrisson, formerly Biologist of the Endeavour (in addition to payment of £500 under the Commonwealth Workmen’s Compensation Act 1912)       

20

0

0

To the mother of Cecil Lowe Mallon, formerly labourer, Kalgoorlie-Port Augusta Railway     

250

0

0

To the father of Private C. H. J. Walker, No. 1297, 43rd Infantry, accidentally killed at Maroubra Camp, New South Wales...........................................................

100

0

0

To the widow of J. C. Hoey, formerly Chief Carpenter, Royal Australian Navy           

89

0

0

To the widow of William Adam, formerly Electrical Engineer’s Branch, Sydney         

175

0

0

To the widow of John Samuel Rankin, formerly Telegraphist, Deniliquin, New South Wales  

110

0

0

To the mother of Thomas Peter Moye, formerly Sorter, Mail Branch, New South Wales          

124

0

0

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

£3,850

10

0