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Miners’ Welfare Act 1952

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8 Transfer of other property to Social Welfare Organisation.E+W+S

(1)On the appointed day the trusts declared by a deed entitled “the Miners’ Welfare General Endowment Fund” dated the thirtieth day of July nineteen hundred and forty and made by the Commission, declaring trusts in respect of a sum of two hundred thousand pounds allocated from the said fund for purposes described in that deed, shall be determined; and all moneys and investments which immediately before that day are held by the Commission upon those trusts shall be transferred to the Social Welfare Organisation on that day, and any interest or dividends which, but for this Act, would be payable to the Commission on or after that day in respect of moneys or investments so held at any time before that day shall be paid to the said Organisation.

(2)There shall be transferred to the Social Welfare Organisation on the appointed day—

(a)all property, rights, liabilities, obligations and functions vested in the Commission immediately before that day, or to which they are then entitled or subject, not being property, rights, liabilities, obligations or functions transferred or extinguished under any of the foregoing provisions of this Act;

(b)all functions then vested in any divisional welfare committee, sub-divisional welfare committee, area welfare committee or group welfare committee established pursuant to the Memorandum of Arrangements made between the Board and the Commission for co-ordinating their activities in the matter of miners’ welfare and taking effect from the first day of January nineteen hundred and forty-eight, not being functions transferred or extinguished as aforesaid.

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