Electricity Supply Board (Superannuation) Act, 1942


1.—In this Act—

the expression “the Minister” means the Minister for Industry and Commerce;

the expression “the Principal Act” means the Electricity (Supply) Act, 1927 (No. 27 of 1927);

the expression “the Board” means the Electricity Supply Board;

the expression “superannuation scheme” means a superannuation scheme which has the force of law by virtue of this Act and, where such scheme has been amended under this Act, means such scheme as so amended;

the expression “superannuation benefits”, when used in relation to a superannuation scheme, includes pensions, allowances, and gratuities;

the expression “manual worker”means a person in the employment of the Board who is a manual worker for the purposes of the superannuation schemes;

references to paying contributions shall be construed as including payment by deduction by the Board from salary or wages;

references to superannuation benefits payable to or receivable by a person or to which a person is entitled shall be construed as including superannuation benefits payable to the personal representative of such person.