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The British Transport (Amalgamation of Railways' Pension Funds) (No. 2) Order 1970

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Administration of the New Fund

3.—(1) The provisions of this Article shall have effect for co-ordinating the administrative arrangements applicable to the New Fund with those applicable to the Amalgamated Fund.

(2) The following provisions of the No. 1 Order of 1970, that is to say:—

(a)Article 6(1) to (3) and Schedule 2 (which relate to the constitution and functions of the Management Committee of the Amalgamated Fund),

(b)Schedules 3 and 4 (which relate to the general meetings of members of the Amalgamated Fund and the appointment and functions of officers of that fund) and Article 7(1) (in so far as it gives effect to Schedules 3 and 4),

shall (subject to this Order) have effect on and after the 14th September 1970 as if the New Fund were a section of the Amalgamated Fund, as if members of the New Fund were members of a section of the Amalgamated Fund and as if the Committee of the New Fund were a Sectional Committee for one of the sections of the Amalgamated Fund.

(3) The provisions of the British Transport Reorganisation (Pensions of Employees) (No. 1)Order 1964(1) (so far as applicable) and of Articles 3 and 4 of the British Transport (Pensions of Employees) (No. 1) Order 1969(2) (which relate to the interavailability of pension schemes in the publicly owned transport industry) shall on and after the 14th September 1970 apply in relation to the New Fund as they apply immediately before that date by virtue of Article 4(2) of the No. 1 Order of 1970 to the Amalgamated Fund.

(4) Except as provided in this Article, the New Fund and the Amalgamated Fund shall be separate pension funds and the provisions of the No. 1 Order of 1970 shall not apply to the New Fund.


(1964 II, p. 3034).


(1969 III, p. 5668).

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