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Name: National Service Act (No. 35 of 1971), as amended.
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1972-01-21
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-1972-L-66495
Bibliography: National Service Act National Service Act The Laws of Zambia, Vol. 9, 1996 Edition (Revised), Institute of Human Rights, Intellectual Property and Development Trust (HURID), Zambia, pp. 379-408 (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2004-11-29)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for establishment, maintenance, management and discipline of Zambia National Service. Divided into 15 parts. Part 1 (s. 1-2) contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 (s. 3) provides for establishment of Zambia National Service. Part 3 (s. 4-11) deals with members, servicemen, registration, enlistment and some related matters. Part 4 (s. 12-16) provides for postponement certificate, national hardship committee and exemption. Part 5 (s. 17-19) regulates secondment to service. Part 6 (s. 20-23) deals with units and ranks of the Service. Part 7 (s. 24-26) contains provisions regarding duties and employment of the Service. Part 8 (s. 27) deals with employer's obligations. Part 9 (s. 28-37) provides for discipline. Part 10 (s. 38-43) makes provision for miscellaneous offences. Part 11 (s. 44) deals with advisory committee; Part 12 (s. 45-47) with finances. Part 13 (s. 48) regulates pensions and gratuities. Part 14 (s. 49-50) contains miscellaneous provisions. Part 15 (s. 51-57) provides for dissolution of Zambia Youth Service Board.
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