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The Health and Medicines(Northern Ireland) Order 1988


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Transfer of staff from civil service to Health and Social Services Boards, etc.

11.  Where a person becomes an employee of a body constituted under the principal Order on direct transfer from employment in the civil service of Northern Ireland or the civil service of the United Kingdom his period of employment in that civil service at the time of the transfer shall count for the purposes of the Contracts of Employment and Redundancy Payments Act (Northern Ireland) 1965(1) and the Industrial Relations (Northern Ireland) Orders 1976 to 1987 as a period of employment by the body whose employee he becomes, and the transfer shall not break the continuity of the period of employment or give rise to any right to a redundancy payment.

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