Railways (Miscellaneous) Act, 1932



Suspension of panels for the Railway Tribunal.

15.—(1) Notwithstanding anything contained in section 17 of the Principal Act, the panels provided for by that section shall be constituted and maintained only when and so long as it appears to the Executive Council that the constitution or the maintenance (as the case may be) of such panels is expedient having regard to the number of occasions on which the circumstances in which additional members can be added to the Railway Tribunal under sub-section (4) of the said section 17 have occurred or are likely to occur.

(2) Whenever and so long as no panels are maintained under the said section 17 of the Principal Act, sub-sections (4) and (6) of that section shall not have effect and paragraph (b) of sub-section (3) of the said section shall have effect, subject to the modification that the Governor-General on the advice of the Executive Council may appoint under and for the purpose of that paragraph any suitable person.