Defence (Amendment) Act, 1990


1.—In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

“association” means an association established under section 2 (1) of this Act;

“member” means an officer, non-commissioned officer, private or seaman of the Defence Forces;

“operation” means a task undertaken or intended to be undertaken by the Defence Forces in the discharge of their duties;

“the Principal Act” means the Defence Act, 1954 ;

“remuneration” means pay, allowances, gratuities or grants payable by the Minister to a member or any pension, retired pay or gratuity for which a member may be eligible in respect of or arising out of his service as such a member.