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uniformity is absolutely essential. We are fixing in this paragraph a period of five years as the length of residence in the province necessary to entitle the pensioner to come under the scheme. That is a comparatively short time in a matter of this kind. If. one, two or three provinces come into the scheme, there will naturally follow a gravitation of persons approaching old age to such provinces, where they will take up residence with a view -to obtaining pensions after five years.