Local, Government (Superannuation) Act, 1948

Grant of short service gratuity to established officer.

27.—Where an established officer of a local authority having not less than one year and less than ten years of pensionable local service ceases to hold his office on account of being incapable of performing his duties by reason of permanent infirmity of mind or body, the local authority shall grant to him a gratuity of such amount, not exceeding one-twelfth of his pensionable remuneration multiplied by the number of the years of his pensionable local service, as they consider proper.