Local Authorities (SPECIAL PROVISIONS) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Application of this Act.

3. Procedure regarding disciplinary action and termination of service of persons to whom this Act applies.

4. Procedure regarding non-payment or inadequate payment of pension, gratuity and retiring allowances.

5. Power of Minister to delegate power to the Local Government Service Commission.

6. Industrial Disputes Act not to apply to persons to whom this Act applies.

7. This Act to prevail over laws relating to Local Authorities.

8. Rules.

9. Interpretation.

3 of 1979,

12 of 1979,

48 of 1983,

11 of 1985,

17 of 1987,

43 of 1987.

AN ACT to provide for the disciplinary control and dismissal of officers and servants of Local Authorities who are not members of the local government service and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

[Am by s 2 of Act 12 of 1979.]

[Date of Commencement: 9th January, 1979]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Local Authorities (Special Provisions) Act.

2. Application of this Act.

This Act shall apply to—

(a) every officer or servant of any Local Authority, other than a member of the Local Government Service constituted under the Local Government Service Law; No. 16 of 1974;

(b) every person who was at any time, an officer or servant of any Local Authority, other than a member of the Local Government Service constituted under the Local Government Service Law, No. 16 of 1974, whose services had been terminated or who had retired from such service and in respect of whom an application is pending before a labour tribunal in respect of such termination or in respect of non-payment of any pension, gratuity or retiring allowance due to him or the inadequacy of such pension, gratuity or retiring allowance;

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