Port of Colombo Labour Reserve (Gratuities) Act

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Gratuities payable by the Port Commissioner in respect of persons who, at the time of the dissolution of the Labour Reserve established under Chapter 238, were in that Reserve.

3. Disposal of employers' (contributions to the Provident Fund mentioned in section 2(2)).

47 of 1961.

AN ACT to provide for the payment of gratuities and certain other sums in respect of persons who, at the time of the dissolution of the labour reserve established under the port of colombo (administration) act, were in that reserve.

[Date of Commencement: 19th June, 1961]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Port of Colombo Labour Reserve (Gratuities) Act.

2. Gratuities payable by the Port Commissioner in respect of persons who, at the time of the dissolution of the Labour Reserve established under Chapter 238, were in that Reserve.

(1) This section shall apply to every person who, at the time of the dissolution of the Labour Reserve established under the Port of Colombo (Administration) Act, was in that Reserve.

(2) In respect of the period during which a person to whom this section applies was employed or was deemed to have been employed under the Port of Colombo (Administration) Act, the Port Commissioner shall—

(a) where that person is an employee of the Port (Cargo) Corporation, pay to that Corporation, or

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