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27 1964

ARMY PENSIONS (INCREASE) ACT, 1964

THIRD SCHEDULE.

Sections 7 (1), 9 (1).

Increased Rates of Pensions Granted to Certain Officers under Sections 10 and 12 of the Act of 1927.

1. (1) The amount of a disability pension granted under subsection (1) of section 10 of the Act of 1927 to an officer discharged from the forces before the 16th day of December, 1959, and at the date of his discharge suffering from a disablement caused by disease attributable to service in the forces during the April, 1922—September, 1924, period shall be the amount which would be payable to such officer under the Acts if he had been discharged from the forces on the 16th day of December, 1959, and his rank and service in that rank on that date were the same as those on the date of his actual discharge and the scale of pension applicable to him were the appropriate scale contained in the Tables to subsection (2) of section 4 of the Act of 1957.

(2) The amount of a disability pension granted under subsection (1) of section 10 of the Act of 1927 to an officer discharged from the forces before the 16th day of December, 1959, and at the date of his discharge suffering from a disablement caused by disease attributable to service in the forces during the emergency period shall be the amount which would be payable to such officer if he had been discharged from the forces on the 16th day of December, 1959, and his rank and service in that rank on that date were the same as those on the date of his actual discharge and the scale of pension applicable to him were the appropriate scale contained in the Tables to subsection (2) of section 4 of the Act of 1957.

2. The amount of a wound pension granted under subsection (1) of section 12 of the Act of 1927, to an officer discharged from the forces before the 16th day of December, 1959, shall be the amount which would be payable to such officer under the Acts if he had been discharged from the forces on the 16th day of December, 1959, and his rank and service in that rank on that date were the same as those on the date of his actual discharge and the scale of pension applicable to him were the appropriate scale contained in the Tables to subsection (2) of section 4 of the Act of 1957.