Pensions Appeal Tribunals Act 1943

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1. Appeals against rejection of war pension claims made in respect of members of the naval, military or air forces.

  3. 2. Appeals against rejection of war pension claims made in respect of mariners, pilots, etc.

  4. 3. Appeals against rejection of war pension claims made in respect of civil defence volunteers and other civilians.

  5. 4. Appeals in cases where award is withheld or reduced on ground of serious negligence or misconduct.

  6. 5. Appeals against assessment of extent of disablement.

  7. 5A. Appeals in other cases.

  8. 5B. Matters relevant on appeal.

  9. 6. Constitution jurisdiction and procedure of Pensions Appeal Tribunals for Scotland and Northern Ireland etc.

  10. 6A.Appeals from Pensions Appeal Tribunal for Scotland or Northern Ireland

  11. 6B.Redetermination etc of appeals by appropriate tribunal

  12. 6C.Appeals from Commissioner

  13. 6D.Procedure in proceedings before Commissioner

  14. 7. Application of Act to past decisions and assessments.

  15. 8. Time limit for appeals.

  16. 9. Notices.

  17. 10. Power to modify ss. 1, 2, 3 and 4 of this Act by Order in Council.

  18. 11. Statutory right to pensions.

  19. 11A.Regulations

  20. 12. Interpretation.

  21. 13. Application to Scotland.

  22. 14. Application to Northern Ireland.

  23. 15. Short title and extent.

    1. SCHEDULE

      1. Constitution, Jurisdiction and Procedure of Pensions Appeal Tribunal

        1. 1.(1) There shall be constituted in England and Wales such...

        2. 2.(1) The members of the Tribunals shall be appointed—

        3. 2A.(1) Any person making appointments under paragraph 2 shall ensure...

        4. 2B.(1) A President of Pensions Appeal Tribunals and a Deputy...

        5. 3.The members of the Tribunal hearing a particular appeal shall...

        6. 3A.(1) The President of Pensions Appeal Tribunals for Scotland or...

        7. 3B.The President of Pensions Appeal Tribunals for Scotland or Northern...

        8. 3C.(1) The power to give directions under paragraphs 3A and...

        9. 4.No court fees shall be charged on the hearing of...

        10. 5.(1) Subject as aforesaid, rules may be made with respect...

        11. 6.Any appeal to the appropriate tribunal brought by a person...

        12. 6A.Rules made under this Schedule may make provision for enabling...

        13. 6B.Where it appears convenient to do so by reason of...

        14. 7.. . . rules made under this Schedule may provide...

        15. 7A.. . . . . . . . . ....

        16. 7B.(1) The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales may...

        17. 8.Any expenses incurred for the purposes of this Schedule, including...