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The British Transport (Amalgamation of Railways' Pension Funds) (No. 1) Order 1970

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4.—(1) Subject to the provisions of this Order, on and after the amalgamation date,

(a)all statutory provisions, rules and other instruments which immediately before that date had effect as respects an existing fund (including, in particular, but without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, the provisions conferring powers to alter the rules or scheme of the fund) shall have the like effect as respects the corresponding section of the amalgamated fund;

(b)the committees of management of the existing funds shall continue in existence as committees for the management of the corresponding sections of the amalgamated fund (in this Order referred to as “Sectional Committees”) and the existing provisions relating to their appointment, constitution and functions shall remain effective;

(c)the existing members of the said committees shall continue in office as members of the corresponding Sectional Committees until new appointments fall to be made under the provisions aforesaid.

(2) Without prejudice to the generality of paragraph (1) of this Article, 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) shall on and after the amalgamation date apply in relation to the amalgamated fund as they apply immediately before that date to each of the existing funds.

(1)

(1964 II, p. 3034).

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(1969 III, p. 5668).

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