34. Liabilities of welfare committee
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained elsewhere in these regulations ¾
(a) The Minister controlling a State trading concern and such State trading concern shall not in any way be responsible for and incur any liability in respect of any liability assumed or loss or damage suffered by a Welfare Committee or in respect of any loss, damage or injury sustained by any servant or agent employed or engaged by a Welfare Committee for or in connection with any of its undertakings under the authority of these regulations, save and except insofar as the Minister may accept any such responsibility or liability by an agreement entered into by him with the Welfare Committee; and
(b) Subject to any agreement aforesaid, the Welfare Committee, and each and every member for the time being and from time to time thereof shall indemnify and keep indemnified the Minister controlling the State trading concern and the State trading concern from and against all claims, actions, suits and demands by any person whomsoever arising out of any act, matter or thing done or purported to have been done by the Welfare Committee under the authority of these regulations.
[Regulation 34 inserted by Gazette 3 December 1943 pp.1126-7.]