Students’ Relief Fund Act

Act 23 of 1975


Mauritius

Students’ Relief Fund Act

Act 23 of 1975

  • Commenced on 12 July 1975
  • [This is the version of this document at 30 June 2017.]

1. Short title

This Act may be cited as the Students' Relief Fund Act.

2. Interpretation

In this Act—"authorised officer" means such officer of the Ministry responsible for the subject of education as may be designated by the Minister;"Fund" means the Students' Relief Fund established under section 3;"Minister" means the Minister to whom responsibility for the subject of education is assigned;"student" means a student who is a citizen of Mauritius and who is pursuing studies outside Mauritius.[S. 2 amended by s. 3 of Act 18 of 2006 w.e.f. 26 August 2006.]

3. Establishment of Fund

There is established for the purposes of this Act a Students' Relief Fund.

4. ***

[S. 4 repealed by s. 4 of Act 18 of 2006 w.e.f. 26 August 2006.]

5. Appropriation of money of Fund

The authorised officer shall, in accordance with directions given by the Minister, provide, out of the money accruing to the Fund, assistance to needy students on such terms and conditions as the Minister may determine.

6. Regulations

The Minister may make such regulations as he thinks fit for the purposes of this Act.
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History of this document

30 June 2017 this version
Consolidation
12 July 1975
Commenced