Military Service Pensions Act, 1924

Prohibition of assignment, etc., of pensions.

5.—(1) Every assignment of and every charge on and every agreement to assign or charge any military service pension under this Act shall, except so far as the same is authorised by an Act for the time being in force, be null and void.

(2) No military service pension granted under this Act shall be capable of being taken in execution or otherwise alienated by process of law for the payment of any debts or liabilities of the person to whom such pension is granted under this Act.

(3) Nothing in this section shall prevent the deduction from any pension payable under this Act of any monies which may be due or owing to the Minister by the person to whom such pension is payable.