Education and Improvement Rates (Abolition) Ordinance

Bill No. 131/1961

Read the first time on 22nd March 1961.
An Ordinance to abolish the Education and Improvement rates leviable by local authorities.
Be it enacted by the Yang di-Pertuan Negara with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Singapore, as follows: —
Short title and commencement
1.  This Ordinance may be cited as the Education and Improvement Rates (Abolition) Ordinance, 1961, and shall be deemed to have come into operation on the 1st day of January 1961.
2.  Part III of the Education Ordinance, 1957 (Ord. 45 of 1957), is hereby repealed.
3.  Section 16 of the Planning Ordinance, 1959 (Ord. 12 of 1959), is hereby repealed.