Jamaica Railway Corporation Act

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JAMAICA RAILWAY CORPORATION

THE JAMAICA RAILWAY CORPORATION ACT

REGULATIONS
(under section 38)

The Jamaica Railway Corporation (Pensions) Regulations, 1973 L.N. 3 9 / 7 5
L.N. 149~/79

BY-LAWS
(under seciion 42)

The Jamaica Railway Corporation By-Laws, 1970 O.N. as170

NOTIFICATIONS
(under regulation 2 of rhe Jamaica Railway Corporation (Pensions)

Regulations, 1973) ( O ~ I I I ~

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JAMAICA RAILWAY CORPORATION

THE JAMAICA RAILWAY CORPORATION ACT

REGULATIONS
(under section 38)

(Made by the Jamaica Railway Corporation with the approval of
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the Minister responsible for finance on the 26th day of July, 1973) L.N. 1498179

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Jamaica Railway
Corporation (Pensions) Regulations, 1973.

2 - 4 1 ) In these Regulations-
"Minister" means the Minister responsible for the public service:

%on-pensionable office" means an office which has been declared
to be a non-pensionable office by resolutiou of the Corporation
approved by the Minister and notified in the Gazette;

"pensionable office" means an office which has been declared to be
a pensionable office by resolution of the Corporation approved
by the Minister and notified in the Gazette.

(2) Where by virtue of an amendment or revocation of a
notification declaring an office to be a pensionable office or a non-
pensionable office any office ceases to be a pensionable office or ceases
to be a non-pensionable office and does not become a pensionabl'e office,
then so long as any person holding that office at the time of the
amendment or revocation continues therein, the office shall as respects
that person, continue for the purposes of this regulation, to be a
pensionable office or a non-pensionable office as the case may be.

3.-(1) The corporation may, with the approval of the Minister
grant a pension, gratuity or other allowance to any person who,
immediately prior to retirement, held a pensionable office or a non-
pensionable office in the service of the Corporation.

(2) The grant of any pension, gratuity or other allowance
pursuant to paragraph (1) shall be determined in accordance with the
relevant provisions of the Pensions (Parochial Officers) Act, which
shall, for the purpose of this regulation, apply-

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THE JAMAICA RAILWAY CORPORATZON (PENSIONS) REGULATIONS,
1973

(a) to the persons holding pensionable offices in the service of
the Corporation as they apply to officers in the service of
Parish Councils holding pensionable offices under that Act;

(b) to persons holding non-pensionable offices in the service of
the Corporation, as they apply to officers holding non-
pensionable ofices in the service of Parish Councils under
that Act.

subject to the modification that for references in that Act to a Parish
Council or the service of a Parish Council there shall be substituted
references to the Corporation or the service of the Corporation, as the
case may require.

4.-41) Subject to paragraph (2), where any person dies while in the
service of the Corporation or while in receipt of a pension or other
allowance pursuant to these Regulations, the Corporation may, with
the approval of the Minister, grant to the dependents or to the legal
personal representative of such person, a pension, gratuity or other
allowance.

(2) The grant of any such pension, gratuity or other allowance
shall be determined in accordance with relevant provisions of the
Pensions (Parochial Officers) Act which shall, for the purpose of this
regulation, apply in relation to-

(a) persons who held pensionable offices in the service of the
Corporation as they apply in relation to officers who held
pensionable offices in the service of Parish Councils, and

(b) in relation to persons who held non-pensionable offices in the
service of the Corporation as they apply in relation to officers
in the service of Parish Councils who held non-pensionable
offices under that Act,

subject to the modification that for references in that Act to a Parish
Council or the service of a Parish Council there shall be substituted
references to the Corporation or the service of the Corporation, as the
case may require.

5. Where any question exists in relation to any matter arising under
these Regulations, that question shall be determined by the Minister.

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JAMAICA RAILWAY CORPORATION

THE JAMAICA RAILWAY CORPORATION ACT

BY-LAWS
(under section 42)

(Made by the Minister and published in the Gazette Extraordinary G.N. 83/70
dated 19th February, 1970)

1. These By-Laws may be cited as the Jamaica Railway Corporation
By-Laws, 1970.

2. The times for the arrival and departure of trains shall be in
accordance with such schedules as may be approved from time to time
by the General Manager.

3. Every person travelling on the Railway shall be in possession of
a valid ticket or other valid authority. At stations where there is a
resident staff on duty passengers shall, before entering a carriage,
purchase a ticket specifying the class of carriage and the journey to be
made. Persons who join a train from any halt or station where there
is no resident staff on duty shall be permitted to do so without first
purchasing a ticket but shall, as soon as possible thereafter, and in any
event before leaving the Railway, tender the appropriate fare to an
authorized servant of
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