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(p. li) Table of Legislation

(p. li) Table of Legislation

Table of Statutes

  • Act of 1781 21 Geo 3 c 70 22

  • Act of 1784 22

  • Act of 1793 (33 Geo 3 c 52) 22

  • Administrative Tribunals Act 1985 420, 424

  • Advocates Act 1961 368

  • Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 554

  • Armed Forces (Jammu and Kashmir) Special Powers Act 1990 835

  • Armed Forces (Special Powers) Ordinance 1942 835

  • Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act 1958 766, 835

  • Arms Act 1878 24

  • Arms Act 1959 151

  • Assam Taxation (On Goods Carried by Roads or Inland Waterways) Act 1954 493, 494

  • Auroville 66 (Emergency Provisions Act) Act of 1980 896

  • Banking Companies (Acquisition and Transfer of Undertakings) Act 1970 135

  • Banking Companies Act 1949 843

  • Bengal Criminal Law Amendment Act 1930 854

  • Bengal Moneylenders Act 482

  • Bengal Regulation I 1824 944, 962

  • Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Act 1964 575

  • Bihar and Orissa Municipal Act 1922 569

  • Bihar Management of Estates and Tenures Act 1949 134

  • Bihar Private Educational Institutions (Taking Over) Act 1987 844

  • Bombay Municipal Corporation Act 1888 790

  • Bombay Police Act 1951 837, 855, Table 47.1

  • Bombay Presidency Regulations 1799 905

  • Bombay Prohibition of Bigamous Marriages Act 1946 909, 910

  • Cantonments Act 1932 566

  • Central Excise and Salt Act 1944 368

  • Central Sales Tax Act 1956 526

  • Central Untouchability (Offences) Act of 1955 894

  • Charter 1600 19

  • Charter 1726 19–20, 904

  • Charter of 1813 22

  • Charter Act of 1833 22, 987

  • Citizenship Act 1955 163, 164, 168, 171, 172, 175, 176, 582

  • Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2000 171 References to the Constitution of India have been omitted from this table. Constitutional amendments have, however, been included. (p. lii)

  • City of Panaji Corporation Acts 2002 567

  • Civil Rights Act 1955 283

  • Coal Bearing Areas (Acquisition and Development) Act 1957 461

  • Coal Mines (Nationalisation) Act 1973 136, 446

  • Code of Civil Procedure 25, 31, 431, 481

  • Code of Civil Procedure 1908 379, 458, 483, 513, 787

  • Code of Criminal Procedure 1861 25, 31, 994

  • Code of Criminal Procedure 1869 481

  • Code of Criminal Procedure 1872 834, 835

  • Code of Criminal Procedure 1891 219

  • Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 265, 334, 335, 458, 787, 803, 823, 835, 836, 837, 838, 839, 848, 856, 914, 918, 994

  • Coking Coal Mines (Nationalisation) Act 1972 136

  • Commission of Sati (Prevention) Act 1988 283

  • Companies Act 1956 208, 587,

  • Companies Act 2013 429

  • Companies (Amendment) Act 2002 426

  • Competition Act 2002 396, 631

  • Competition (Amendment) Act 2007 397

  • Comptroller and Auditor General’s (Duties, Powers and Conditions of Service) Act 1971 268

  • Conservation of Foreign Exchange and Prevention of Smuggling Activities Act 1974 638

  • Constitution (First Amendment) Act 1951 134, 257, 627, 628, 629, 641, 948

  • Constitution (Fourth Amendment) Act 1955 630, 641

  • Constitution (Seventh Amendment) Act 1956 272, 309

  • Constitution (Fourth Amendment) Act 1955 135

  • Constitution (Eleventh Amendment) Act 1961 309

  • Constitution (Sixteenth Amendment) Act 1963 840

  • Constitution (Seventeenth Amendment) Act 1964 632, 641, 951

  • Constitution (Twenty-fourth Amendment) Act 1971 135

  • Constitution (Twenty-fifth Amendment) Act 1971 135, 627, 958

  • Constitution (Twenty-Fifth fifth Amendment) Act 1971 641

  • Constitution (Thirtieth Amendment) Act 1972 370

  • Constitution (Thirty-second Amendment) Act 1973 554

  • Constitution (Thirty-fourth Amendment) Act 1974 136

  • Constitution (Thirty-ninth Amendment) Act 1975 136, 137

  • Constitution (Fortieth Amendment) Act 1976 136, 526

  • Constitution (Forty-Second Amendment) Act 1976 82, 83, 137, 272, 318, 344, 418, 618

  • Constitution (Forty-Second second Amendment) Act 1976 641

  • Constitution (Forty-third Amendment) Act 1977 136

  • Constitution (Forty-fourth Amendment) Act 1978 136, 959

  • Constitution (Forty-fourth Amendment) Act 1978 641

  • Constitution (Fifty-second) Amendment Act 278

  • Constitution (Fifty-seventh Amendment) Act 1987 556

  • Constitution (Sixty-sixth Amendment) Act 1990 639

  • Constitution (Seventy-second Amendment) Act 1992 556

  • Constitution (Seventy-fourth Amendment) Act 1992 572

  • Constitution (Seventy-sixth Amendment) Act 1994 141, 735 (p. liii)

  • Constitution (Seventy-seventh Amendment) Act 1995 141, 736

  • Constitution (Eighty-first Amendment) Act 2000 734

  • Constitution (Eighty-second Amendment) Act 2000 141

  • Constitution (Eighty-fourth Amendment) Act 2002 272

  • Constitution (Eighty-fifth Amendment) Act 2002 141

  • Constitution (Eighty-sixth Amendment) Act 2002 140

  • Constitution (Eighty-seventh Amendment) Act 2003 272

  • Constitution (Ninety-first) Amendment Act 2003 279

  • Constitution (Ninety-third Amendment) Act 2005 141

  • Constitution (Ninety-eighth Amendment) Act 2012 554

  • Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir (Sixth Amendment) Act 1965 547

  • Consumer Protection Act 1986 368

  • Contempt of Courts Act 1971 368, 382, 383

  • Contract Act 1872 481, 483

  • Copyright Act 1957 854

  • Customs Act 1962 283, 368

  • Defence of India Ordinance 1939 835

  • Defence of India Act 1962 218, 219, 220, 221

  • Delhi Special Police Establishment Act 1946 435, 620

  • Delhi Water Board Act 1998 575

  • Delimitation Commission Act 1962 209, 210

  • Dowry Prohibition Act 1961 283

  • Durgah Khawaja Saheb Act1955 890

  • Election and Other Related Laws (Amendment) Act 2003 208

  • Environmental (Protection) Act 1986 607

  • Equal Pay Act 1976 709

  • Essential Commodities Act 1955 136

  • Essential Supplies (Temporary Powers) Act 1946 259, 462

  • Evidence Act 1872 483

  • Expenditure Tax Act 1987 475

  • Foreigners Act 1946 173, 174

  • Forest Rights Act 2006 552

  • Forward Contracts (Regulation) Act 1952 842

  • General Clauses Act 1897 309, 582

  • General Insurance Business (Nationalisation) Act 1972 136

  • Goa, Daman, and Diu Public Health Act 1985 863, Table 47.1

  • Goondas Act 1923 (West Bengal) 854

  • Government of India Act 1858 1002

  • Government of India Act 1915 26, 491

  • Government of India Act 1919 26, 27, 32, 504, 1002, 1003, 1009, 1012

  • Government of India Act 1935 26, 28, 29, 32, 34, 42, 54, 215, 292, 350, 359, 467, 468, 469, 470, 471, 477, 480, 484, 486, 487, 504, 505, 519, 562, 581, 721, 944, 946, 947, 962, 969, 975, 1002, 1003, 1012

  • Gujarat Prohibition of Transfer of Immovable Property and Provision for Protection of Tenants from Eviction from Premises in Disturbed Areas Act 1991 852, Table 47.1

  • Gujarat University Act 1949 462

  • Haryana Panchayati Raj Act 1994 211

  • High Court Judges (Salaries and Conditions of Service) Act 1954 256 (p. liv)

  • Himachal Pradesh Tenancy and Land Reforms Act 1972 Table 47.1

  • Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act 1956 907

  • Hindu Marriage Act 1955 751, 787, 788, 907, 908, 915, 916, 917

  • Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act 1956 608, 907, 913

  • Hindu Succession Act 1956 907, 913, 916

  • Illegal Migrants (Determination by Tribunals) Act (IMDT Act) 173, 174, 175

  • Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act 1956 Table 47.1

  • Income Tax Act 1961 204, 208, 481

  • Indian Christian Marriage Act 1872 906

  • Indian Civil Service Act 1861 25

  • Indian Contract Act 1872 467, 972, 974

  • Indian Councils Act 1861 24, 25, 32

  • Indian Councils Act 1909 25

  • Indian Criminal Law Amendment (Madras) Act 1950 841

  • Indian Divorce Act 1869 751, 906, 912, 916

  • Indian Evidence Act 1872 804

  • Indian High Courts Act 1861 33

  • Indian Copper Corporation (Acquisition of Undertaking) Act 1972 136

  • Indian Independence Act 1947 545

  • Indian Penal Code 1860 25, 89, 90, 123, 202, 283, 309, 396, 483, 778, 636, 765, 767, 786, 787, 788, 790, 799, 817, 823, 824, 825, 826, 829, 836, 851, 898

  • Indian Succession Act 1865 906

  • Indian Succession Act 1925 913

  • Industrial Disputes Act 1947 878

  • Industries (Development and Regulation) Act 1951 478

  • Information Technology Act 2000 821, 832, 854

  • Inter-state River Water Disputes Act 1956 376, 504, 506, 507, 508, 509, 511, 512, 513, 514, 515, 516, 535

  • Judges (Inquiry) Act 1968 362

  • Juvenile Justice Act 2000 147

  • Karnataka Contract Carriages (Acquisition) Act 1976 482

  • Karnataka Municipal Corporations Act 1976 566

  • Karnataka Municipalities Act 1964 566

  • Karnataka Prevention of Dangerous Activities of Bootleggers, Drug-Offenders, Gamblers, Goondas, Immoral Traffic Offenders and Slum-Grabbers Act 1985 854

  • Kerala Abkari Act 1977 807

  • Kerala Agrarian Relations Act 1960 951

  • Kerala Agrarian Relations Act 1961 135

  • Kerala Anti-Social Activities (Prevention) Act 2007 854

  • Kerala Chitties Act 1975 478

  • Kerala Restriction on Transfer by and Restoration of Lands to Scheduled Tribes Act 1999 852

  • Land Acquisition Act 1894 944, 961, 963

  • Kerala Water Supply and Sewerage Act 1986 575

  • Legal Services Authorities Act 1987 336, 763

  • Madhya Pradesh Public Security Act 1959 321–2, Table 47.1

  • Madras Agriculturist Debt Relief Act 1938 469, 470, 483 (p. lv)

  • Madras Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment Act 1951 887, 888, 889, 892

  • Maharashtra Debt Relief Act 1976 870

  • Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act 1957 446, 532

  • Minimum Wages Act 1948 259

  • Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Act 1969 136, 631

  • Motor Vehicles Act 1988 482

  • Mumbai Municipal Corporation Act 1888 566

  • Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act 1986 914, 916

  • Mysore Excise Act 1901 322

  • Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act 1985 283, 807

  • Nathdwara Temple Act 1959 891

  • National Judicial Appointments Commission Act 2014 355, 356

  • Negotiable Instruments Acts 1881 470, 471, 472, 482, 483

  • Official Languages Act, 1967 183, 185

  • Orissa Reservation of Posts and Services (For Socially and Educationally Backward Classes) Act 2008 852

  • Panchayats (Extension to Scheduled Areas) Act 1996 549, 552

  • Parliament (Prevention of Disqualification) Act 1959 277

  • Parliament (Prevention of Disqualification) Amendment Act 2006 277, 278

  • Parliamentary Proceedings (Protection of Publication) Act 1956 293

  • Parsi Marriage and Divorce Act 1865 906

  • Parsi Marriage and Divorce Act 1936 916

  • Parsi Succession Act 1865 906

  • Part B States (Laws) Act 1951 912

  • Passports Act 1967 861

  • Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act 1991 283

  • Police Act 1861 835

  • Police Forces (Restrictions of Rights) Act 1966 847

  • Prevention of Corruption Act 1947 261, 363, 364

  • Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 283, 300, 302, 435

  • Prevention of Food Adulteration Act 1954 463

  • Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act 1971 283

  • Prevention of Seditious Meetings Act 1911 835

  • Prevention of Terrorism Act 2002 766, 774, 809

  • Preventive Detention Act 1950 77, 782, 853, 854

  • Prisons Act 1894 785, 786

  • Prohibition of Child Marriage Act 2006 918

  • Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and Their Rehabilitation Act 2013 761

  • Prohibition of Simultaneous Membership Rules 1950 288

  • Protection of Women Against Domestic Violence Act 2005 749, 918

  • Public Employment (Requirements As To Residence) Act 1972 859, Table 47.1

  • Public Security Act 546

  • Punjab Reorganisation Act 1966 460

  • Queen’s Proclamation (Queen Victoria Empress of India) 1858 23, 31

  • Raigarh State Conversion Act 1936 898

  • Rajasthan Motor Vehicles Taxation Act 1951 496

  • Rajasthan Panchayati Raj Act, 1994 211 (p. lvi)

  • Recovery of Debts due to Banks and Financial Institutions Act 1993 426

  • Regulating Act 1773 21, 22

  • Religious Institutions (Prevention of Misuse) Act 1988 283

  • Representation of the People Act 1950 274

  • Representation of the People Act 1951 87, 88, 197, 198, 199, 204, 206, 207, 208, 210, 265, 270, 273, 274, 283, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 302, 417, 460, 971, 972

  • Representation of The People (Amendment) Act 2003 274

  • Representation of The People (Amendment and Validation) Act 2013 274

  • Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act 2009 604, 650, 731, 769, 927

  • Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act 2013 960, 961, 962, 963

  • Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Amendment) Ordinance 2014 961, 962, 963

  • Right to Information Act 2005 568

  • River Boards Act 1956 506, 507

  • Rowlatt Act 27, 504

  • Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act 2013 265, 754

  • Sarguja State Apostasy Act 1945 898

  • Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act 2002 435

  • Sick Textile Undertakings (Nationalisation) Act 1974. 136

  • Smugglers and Foreign Exchange Manipulators (Forfeiture of Properties) Act 1976 136

  • Special Court (Trial of Offences Relating to Transactions in Securities) Act 1992 368

  • Special Economic Zones Act 2005 568

  • Special Marriage Act 1872 906

  • Special Marriage Act 1954 918

  • States Reorganisation Act 1956 459

  • Supreme Court (Enlargement of Criminal Appellate Jurisdiction) Act 1970 370

  • Supreme Court Judges (Salaries and Conditions of Service) Act 1958 256, 347

  • Suppression of Immoral Traffic in Women and Girls Act 1956 862

  • Tamil Nadu Backward Classes, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Act 1993 141

  • Tamil Nadu Backward Classes, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Reservation of Seats in Educational Institutions and of Appointments or Posts in the Services Under the State) Act 1993 735

  • Tamil Nadu Non-Resident Tamils’ Welfare Act 2011 852

  • Tamil Nadu Prevention of Dangerous Activities of Bootleggers, Drug Offenders, Goondas, Immoral Traffic Offenders, Forest Offenders, Goondas and Slum- Grabbers and Video Pirates Act 1982 854

  • Tax on Luxuries (Hotels and Lodging Houses) Act 1977 495

  • Tea Act 1953 493

  • Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act 1987 462, 766, 767, 774, 811, 812, 842

  • Travancore Christian Succession Act 1916 912

  • Tripura Municipalities Act 1994 566

  • Tripura Panchayats Act 1993 566 (p. lvii)

  • Two-Member Constituencies (Abolition) Act 1961 272

  • Udaipur State Anti-Conversion Act 1946 898

  • Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act 1967 283, 841

  • Uttar Pradesh Control of Goondas Act 1970 854

  • Uttar Pradesh Hindi Sahitya Sammelan Act 1956 843

  • Uttar Pradesh Reorganisation Act 2000 459Uttar Pradesh Sugarcane (Regulation of Supply and Purchase) Act, 1953 478, 845

  • Wealth Tax Act 1952 462

  • West Bengal Land Development and Planning Act 1948 134

Secondary legislation

  • Andhra Pradesh Motor Vehicles Rules 1964 862, Table 47.1

  • Andhra Pradesh Public Employment (Organisation of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order 1975 555

  • Bihar Government Servants’ Conduct Rules 1956 837

  • Central Civil Services (Conduct) Rules 1955 846

  • Chin Hills Regulation 1896 Table 47.1

  • Citizenship Rules 1956 172, 176, 179

  • Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order 1954 546, 548

  • Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir), Second Amendment Order 1965 547

  • Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order 1950 721

  • Conduct of Election Rules 1961 288

  • Election Symbols (Reservation and Allotment) Order 1968 206

  • Foreigners (Tribunals) Order 1964 174

  • Railways Services (Safeguarding of National Security) Rules 1949 846

  • Rules for Processions and Public Meetings 837

  • Supreme Court Rules 1966 379, 383

  • Supreme Court Rules 1996 339

Other legislation

Australia

  • Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act 1900 489, 490, 491, 494, 496

  • Constitution 488

Brazil

  • Constitution 1998 164, 165

  • Constitution of the Federative Republic of Brazil 636

(p. lviii) Cambodia

  • Constitution of Cambodia 636

Canada

  • BNA Act 1867 468, 476

  • Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms 602

  • Liquor License Act 1877 476

  • Temperance Act 1878 476

France

  • Constitution of the Fifth Republic 164

  • Declaration of the Rights of Man 1789 164

Germany

  • Basic Law of the Federal Republic of Germany 636, 1021, 1022

Greece

  • Constitution of Greece 636

Indonesia

  • Constitution of Indonesia 636

Iran

  • Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran 636

Ireland

  • Constitution 1937 67

Italy

  • Constitution of the Italian Republic 636

(p. lix) Japan

Malaysia

  • Federal Constitution of Malaysia 636

New Zealand

  • Bill of Rights Act 1990 651

Norway

  • Constitution of Norway 636

Romania

  • Constitution of Romania 636

South Africa

  • Constitution of the Republic of South Africa 1996 681, 1012

Turkey

  • Constitution of the Republic of Turkey 636, 1024

United Kingdom

  • Bill of Rights 1689 292

  • European Communities Act 1972 254

United States

  • Administrative Procedures Act 411

  • Constitution of the United States 74, 77, 81, 164, 292, 494, 781 (p. lx)

  • Declaration of Independence 1776 47

  • National Industrial Recovery Act 1930 217

International Instruments

  • Convention against Torture 1980 149

  • Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women 1980 148

  • European Convention on Human Rights 601, 706

  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights 1966 147, 157, 913

  • Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management 1997 148

  • Refugee Convention 149

  • Statute of the International Court of Justice 146

  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948 147

  • Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties 1969 151, 156