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THE WAR INJURIES ORDINANCE, 1941

(ORDINANCE NO. VII OF 1941).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 25th July, 1941  
  
     An Ordinance to make provision for the grant of relief in respect of certain personal injuries sustained during the continuance of hostilities. 1
 
    WHEREAS an emergency has arisen which renders it necessary to make provision for the grant of relief in respect of certain personal injuries sustained during the continuance of hostilities;



NOW THEREFORE, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 72 of the Government of India Act, as set out in the Ninth Schedule to the Government of India Act, 1935, the Governor-General is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1.Short title, extent and commencement
2.Interpretation
3.Power to make schemes for relief in respect of war injuries and war service injuries
4.Relief from liability to pay compensation or damages
5.Information as to earnings
5A..Medical attention in dispensaries and hospitals
6.Penalty for false statement
7.Assignments or charges to be void
 
 

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