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The Hong Kong (Overseas Public Servants) (Retirement and Compensation) Order 1996

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14.  Any payment under this Order to an entitled officer or to his dependants or personal representatives shall be paid in accordance with any request made from time to time by the officer or his dependants or personal representatives, as the case may be, in any of the following places:

(a)the United Kingdom;

or, with the concurrence of the Secretary of State,

(b)Hong Kong;

(c)in the country from which the officer was recruited or where he intends to reside;

(d)in the case of payment to the dependants or personal representatives of an officer, in the country in which they reside;

(e)in such country as the officer or his dependants or personal representatives may select; and,

wherever paid, the payment shall be made in sterling.

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