383. General prohibition on discrimination between short service and long service beneficiaries.

A scheme1 must not contain any rule which results, or can result, in a member2 being treated less favourably for any purpose relating to short service benefit3 than he is, or is entitled to be, treated for the corresponding purpose relating to long service benefit4. This does not apply to any rule in its application to members whose pensionable service5 terminated before the rule came into force, unless the rule:


    (1)     was made after the termination of a member's pensionable service; and