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1 THE PENSIONS ACT, 1871

(ACT NO. XXIII OF 1871).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 8th August, 1871  
  
     2 An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to Pensions and Grants by Government of money or land-revenue.
 
Preamble
    WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to pensions and grants by Government of money or land-revenue; It is enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title
Extent of Act
2. [Repealed]
3. Interpretation-section
3A. [Repealed]
CHAPTER II
RIGHTS TO PENSIONS
4. Bar of suits relating to pensions
5. Claims to be made to Collector or other authorized officer
6. Civil Court empowered to take cognizance of such claims
7. Pensions for lands held under grants in perpetuity
CHAPTER III
MODE OF PAYMENT
8. Payment to be made by Collector or other authorized officer
9. Saving of rights of grantees of land-revenue
10. Commutation of pensions
CHAPTER IV
MISCELLANEOUS
11. Exemption of pension from attachment
12. Assignments, etc., in anticipation of pension, to be void
13. Reward to informers
14. Power to make rules
 
 

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