Parliament of South Australia: Hansard – 1963

Elder Smith and Co Limited Provident Funds Bill – 1963

Attorney-General: The Hon C.D. Rowe

Key Points:

“This fund was created in 1913, a very early time for such a fund to be inaugurated. The company is to be complimented on being one of the pioneers in this State of this system, which has become an everyday practice in more recent times”

  • – The Hon Sir Arthur Rymill
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    “The fund for male members was established in 1913”

  • – The Hon K.E.J. Bardolph
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    “The Government considered it would materially assist all concerned if the Government introduced the Bill, which does not in itself benefit the company but, on the other hand, is designed to protect the superannuation rights of the company’s employees”

  • – The Hon C.D. Rowe
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    An extract from Hansard can be located on the following link:

    Elder Smith and Co Limited Provident Funds Bill 1963 – Hansard Extracts