ROADS (TRANSFER OF CONTROL) ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Dissolution of Provincial and District Committees.

3. Transfer of property, rights, obligations.

4. Provision for transfer of officers, continuance of pensions.

4A. Provisions relating to retirement from the service of the Government of officers who before their appointment to that service held appointments under Provincial or District Committees.

5. Savings for licences and surveys.

11 of 1951,

45 of 1956,

37 of 1973.

AN ACT to transfer to the department of public works the powers, functions and duties in respect of Roads heretofore exercised and performed by provincial and district committees.

[Date of Commencement: 1st April, 1951]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Roads (Transfer of Control) Act.

2. Dissolution of Provincial and District Committees.

Every Provincial Committee and every District Committee constituted under the Thoroughfares Ordinance prior to its amendment by this Act. (Amendments incorporated in the Thoroughfares Ordinance) shall on the 1st day of April, 1951, be dissolved.

3. Transfer of property, rights, obligations.

(1) All property movable or immovable whatsoever belonging to, vested in, or under the control of, any Provincial or District Committee shall with effect from the 1st day of April, 1951, be transferred to and held by the Government.

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