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Ministers of State Act 1952

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Act No. 1 of 1952 as amended, taking into account amendments up to Act No. 216 of 1973
Registered 03 Dec 2009
Start Date 31 Dec 1973
End Date 21 Jun 1978

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952
- Reprinted as at 19 December 1973 (HISTACT2 CHAP 188 #DATE 19:12:1973)

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

TABLE


MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973

TABLE OF PROVISIONS
Section
1. Short title
2. Commencement
3. (Repealed)
4. Number of Ministers
5. Salaries of Ministers
6. Additional allowance to Prime Minister
7. Additional allowance to Deputy Prime Minister
8. Additional allowances to Ministers
9. Allowances for travelling expenses

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MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 1.
Short title.

SECT

for their Salaries and Allowances.
Short title amended; No. 32, 1918, s. 2.
1. This Act may be cited as the Ministers of State Act 1952-1973.*

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 2.
Commencement.

SECT

Amended by No. 14, 1973, s. 12.
2. This Act shall be deemed to have come into operation on 1st January, 1952.
Section 3 repealed by No. 216, 1973, s. 3.
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MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 4.
Number of Ministers.

SECT

Amended by No. 1, 1956, s. 3; No. 1, 1964, s. 3; No. 1, 1967, s. 3; and No. 43, 1971, s. 3.
4. The number of the Ministers of State shall not exceed twenty-seven.

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 5.
Salaries of Ministers.

SECT

Amended by No. 1, 1956, s. 4; No. 18, 1959, s. 3; No. 1, 1964, s. 4; No. 71, 1964, s. 3; No. 93, 1966, s. 3; No. 1, 1967, s. 4; No. 102, 1968, s. 3; No. 43, 1971, s. 4; and No. 14, 1973, s. 9.
5. The annual sum payable in pursuance of section sixty-six of the Constitution for the salaries of the Ministers of State shall not exceed Three hundred and two thousand dollars.

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 6.
Additional allowance to Prime Minister.

SECT

Amended by No. 71, 1964, s. 4; No. 93, 1966, s. 3; No. 102, 1968, s. 4; and No. 14, 1973, s. 10.
6. There is payable to the Prime Minister, out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund, which is appropriated accordingly, an allowance, in addition to his salary, at the rate of Ten thousand nine hundred dollars a year.

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 7.
Additional allowance to Deputy Prime Minister.

SECT

Substituted by No. 14, 1973, s. 11.
7. There is payable to the Deputy Prime Minister, out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund, which is appropriated accordingly, an allowance, in addition to his salary, at the rate of Five thousand two hundred dollars a year.

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 8.
Additional allowances to Ministers.

SECT

Added by No. 14, 1973, s. 11.
8. There is payable to each Minister of State (other than the Prime Minister and the Deputy Prime Minister) out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund, which is appropriated accordingly, an allowance, in addition to his salary, at the rate of Four thousand eight hundred and seventy-five dollars a year.

MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - SECT. 9.
Allowances for travelling expenses.

SECT

Added by No. 14, 1973, s. 11.
9. The Governor-General may make regulations providing for the payment to Ministers of State of allowances in respect of travelling expenses.
Schedule repealed by No. 216, 1973, s. 3.
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MINISTERS OF STATE ACT 1952-1973 - NOTE


NOTE
1. The Ministers of State Act 1952-1973 comprises the Ministers of State Act 1952 as amended by the other Acts specified in the following table:
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Number Date of
Act and year Date of
Assent commencement
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Ministers of State Act
1952 No. 1, 1952 13 Mar 1952 1 Jan 1952
Ministers of State Act
1956 No. 1, 1956 24 Feb 1956 24 Feb 1956
Ministers of State Act
1959 No. 18, 1959 23 Apr 1959 1 Mar 1959
Ministers of State Act
1964 No. 1, 1964 4 Mar 1964 4 Mar 1964
Ministers of State Act
(No. 2) 1964 No. 71, 1964 30 Oct 1964 1 Nov 1964
Statute Law Revision
(Decimal Currency) Act
1966 No. 93, 1966 29 Oct 1966 1 Dec 1966
Ministers of State Act
1967 No. 1, 1967 27 Feb 1967 27 Feb 1967
Ministers of State Act
1968 No. 102, 1968 29 Nov 1968 1 Dec 1968
Ministers of State Act
1971 No. 43, 1971 18 May 1971 18 May 1971
Remuneration and
Allowances Act 1973 No. 14, 1973 1 Apr 1973 1 Apr 1973
Statute Law Revision Act
1973 No. 216, 1973 19 Dec 1973 31 Dec 1973
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