CHAPTER 15
BENEFITS OF FORMER PRESIDENTS ACT

Arrangement of Sections

   Section

   1.   Short title

   2.   Interpretation

   3.   Application

   4.   Pension and other retirement benefits

   4A.   House and Motor Vehicles

   5.   Circumstances when benefits not payable

   6.   Death of President

   7.   Retirement benefits not payable under repealed Act

      SCHEDULE

AN ACT

to provide for the pension and other retirement benefits of former Presidents of the Republic of Zambia; and to provide for matters connected with or incidental to the foregoing.

[24th December, 1993]

Act 40 of 1993,

Act 33 of 1994,

Act 21 of 1998.

1.   Short title

This Act may be cited as the Benefits of Former Presidents Act.

2.   Interpretation

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

“active politics” means—

      (a)   the doing of any act indicating a person’s intention to hold elective or appointive office; or

      (b)   the holding of elective office or appointive office;

in a political party or in an organisation whose main aim is the furtherance of political objectives;

[Ins by s 2 of Act 21 of 1998.]

“executive house” means a house comprising a kitchen, living room, dining room, at least four bedrooms two of which shall have a sleeping space with an attached bathroom and toilet, and with servants quarters on the same premises.

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