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Public Officers (Change of Titles) Act, 1929 (Chapter 267)

This is the latest version of this legislation commenced on 31 Dec 1996.


Public Officers (Change of Titles) Act, 1929

Chapter 267

  • Commenced on 5 April 1929

  • [This is the version of this document at 31 December 1996.]

[20 of 1929; 36 of 1933; Government Notices 234 of 1964; 497 of 1964]An Act to provide for the change of title of certain public officers.

1. Short title

This Act may be cited as the Public Officers (Change of Titles) Act.

2. Substitution of new titles of public officers

Wherever any title amongst those of the public officers set out in the first column of the Schedule appears in any written law, order or notice now in force, it shall be deemed to be replaced by the corresponding title or titles set out in the second column of the Schedule.[As amended by No. 36 of 1933]

3. Provision for future change of titles

Whenever any change of title of any public officer occurs at any future time, the President, if occasion requires, may, by statutory notice, make any necessary substitution in or addition to the Schedule, and the provisions of section two shall apply accordingly in conformity with every such substitution or addition.[As amended by G.N. No. 234 of 1964]

Schedule (Section 2)

Titles of public officers

First column Second column

[Incorporated in the Laws of Zambia]