The State Bank of Hyderabad Act,1956
Section 8. Special provisions regarding existing officers and employees
(1) Notwithstanding anything contained in any law or contract of service or other document, no appointment made or promotion, increment in salary, pension or allowance or any other benefit granted to any person by the Hyderabad State Bank after the 19th day of December,1954, and before the appointed day which would not ordinarily have been made or granted or which would not ordinarily have been admissible under the rules or authorisations of the Hyderabad State Bank, or of any provident, pension, or other fund in force before the 19th day of December,1954, shall have effect or be payable or claimable from the Hyderabad Bank, or from any provident, pension or other fund or from any authority administering any such fund, unless the Reserve Bank has, by general or special order, confirmed the appointment, promotion or increment or has directed the grant of the pension, allowance or other benefit, as the case may be.
(2) Where any office or other employee of the Hyderabad State Bank has, whether before or after the appointed day, received any amount by reason of any such appointment, promotion or increment or the grant of any such pension, allowance or other benefit, as is referred to in sub-section (1), which has not been confirmed or sanctioned by the Reserve Bank in pursuance of the powers conferred on it by that sub-section, such officer or other employee shall be bound to refund such amount to the Hyderabad Bank and that bank shall be entitled to take all such steps as may be necessary for recovering such amount.
(3) Where any managing director, deputy managing director or other employee of the Hyderabad State Bank has, after the 19th day of December,1954, and before the appointed day, been paid any sum by way of compensation or gratuity, the Hyderabad Bank shall be entitled to claim refund of any sum so paid if the payment is not confirmed by the Reserve Bank by general or special order.
(4) Notwithstanding anything contained in any law for the time being in force, the re-naming of the Hyderabad State Bank or the transfer of its share capital to the Reserve Bank shall not entitle any officer or other employees of that bank to any compensation to which he may be entitled under any such law, and no such claim shall be entertained by any court, tribunal or other authority.