DEPARTMENT OF PRISONS-PRISONERS'
WELFARE FUND LAW

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Establishment of the Department of Prisons-Prisoners' Welfare Fund.

3. Control and management of the Fund.

4. Payments to the Fund.

5. Disbursement of moneys from the Fund.

6. Financial year.

7. Accounts and audit.

8. Interpretation.

18 of 1973,

54 of 1979.

A LAW to make provision for the establishment of a Prisoners' welfare fund, for the disbursement of moneys therefrom for the general welfare of prisoners; and to provide for all matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

[Date of Commencement: 9th May, 1973]

1. Short title.

This Law may be cited as the Department of Prisons Prisoners' Welfare Fund Law.

2. Establishment of the Department of Prisons-Prisoners' Welfare Fund.

(1) For the purposes of this Law there shall be established a fund called the Department of Prisons Prisoners' Welfare Fund (hereinafter referred to as "the Fund”).

(2) A general account of the Fund shall be maintained, in such manner as the Secretary to the Ministry in charge of the subject of Finance may direct.

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