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Proclamation No. 190/1999 Public Servant’s Pension (Amendment) Proclamation

FEDERAL NEGARIT GAZETA  OF THE FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA  6th Year No. 18 Addis Ababa – 28th December, 1999

PROCLAMATION NO. 190/1999 A PROCLAMATION TO AMEND THE PUBLIC SERVANTS’ PENSION PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, it has become necessary to amend the Public Servants’ Pension Proclamation;
NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55(1) of the constitution of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, it is hereby proclaimed as follows:

1.    Short Title
This Proclamation may be cited as the “Public Servant’s Pension (Amendment) Proclamation No. 190/1999.”

2.    Amendment
The Public Servant’s pension Proclamation No. 209/1963 (as amended) is hereby further amended as follows:
1.    Sub Article (3) of Article 4 is deleted and replaced by the following new Sub Article (3):
“3. ‘Public Servant’ means a permanent employee of a Federal or Regional Government Office and includes:
a)    A permanent employee of an organization in which the Government has at least fifty per cent ownership;
b)    A government appointee working in any Federal or Regional Government organ;
c)    A representative who had resigned from his pensionable job because of election and serves in any Federal or Regional Government organ on full time basis;
d)    A member of the Defence or Police force working in any Federal or Regional Government organ.”
2.    Sub Article (4) of Article 4 is deleted and replaced by the following new Sub Article (4):
“4. In this Proclamation, the phrase “Member of the Defence Forces” shall have the meaning given to it in the Defence Forces Proclamation No. 27/1996.”
3.    The phrase “Member of the Armed Forces” is deleted wherever it appears in the Proclamation and replaced by the phrase “Member of the Defence Forces.”
4.    Article 24 is deleted and replaced by the following new Article 24:
“24. Widower’s Pension
The Provision of this Proclamation provided for a widow shall equally apply to widower’s pension.”

3.    Transitory Provisions
The amendment under Article 2(1) of this Proclamation shall also be applicable to representatives of the people who had served within the period starting from the establishment of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and until the effective date of this Proclamation.

4.    Effective Date
This Proclamation shall come into force as of the 28th day of December, 1999.
Done at Addis Ababa this 28th day of December, 1999.

NEGASO GIDADA (DR.)
PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA