897. Staff pensions of employees of museums and galleries, commissions and other cultural bodies.

897.     Staff pensions of employees of museums and galleries, commissions and other cultural bodies.

The Minister for the Civil Service1 may: (1) make, maintain and administer schemes, whether contributory or not, by which provision is made with respect to the pensions, allowances or gratuities which, subject to the fulfilment of such requirements and conditions as may be prescribed by the scheme, are to be paid, or may be paid, by him to or in respect of such of the persons to whom these provisions apply as he may determine2; (2) in relation to such persons as any