Pensions (Increase) Act, 1964


1963 Increases.

Increase of scheduled (Part I) pensions (other than pensions specified in paragraphs (l) (m) and (n) of Part I of Schedule).

17.—(1) A pension—

(a) which is a pension specified in Part I (other than paragraphs (l), (m) and (n)) of the Schedule to this Act,

(b) which was in course of payment in whole or in part on the 1st day of November, 1963, and

(c) which was granted in respect of service which ended before the specified date,

shall be so increased that payments thereof in respect of any period beginning on or after the 1st day of November, 1963, are on the like basis as if on the date of the retirement the person to or in respect of whom the pension is payable was in receipt of the remuneration of which he would have been in receipt if the rates of salary or weekly pay which first commenced to be paid on the specified date had first become payable on the date of the retirement.

(2) An increase under this section shall, in the case of a pension increased under section 6 of this Act, not be less than the increase under that section.