CHAPTER 111
PEOPLES MILITIA ACT

[PRINCIPAL LEGISLATION]

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   Section

Title

   1.   Short title.

   2.   Interpretation.

   3.   Rules relating to compensation.

   4.   Powers of arrest.

   5.   Power to make regulations.

CHAPTER 111
THE PEOPLES MILITIA ACT

An Act to provide for payment of compensation to members of Peoples Militia in case of death or injury and to confer such members with powers of arrest in connection with criminal offences.

[7th December, 1973]
[12th August, 1975] 1

Acts Nos.
27 of 1973
4 of 1975
25 of 1975
9 of 1989

1.   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Peoples Militia Act.

2.   Interpretation Act No. 9 of 1989 s. 2 and 3">

   In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires–

   "accident" includes deliberate action on the part of any person but does not include gross negligence on the part of the person injured by whom, or in respect of whose death, compensation is claimed under this Act;

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