Indian Legislations [Central] 1850 to 1950

Enactment Date Act Number Short Title View
27-Aug-1838 19 The Coasting vessels Act, 1838 View…
12-Mar-1850 12 The Public Accountants Defaults Act, 1850 View…
4-Apr-1850 18 The Judicial Officers Protection Act, 1850 View…
4-Jun-1851 08 The India Tolls Act, 1851 View…
27-Mar-1855 12 The Legal Representatives Suits Act, 1855 View…
27-Mar-1855 13 The Fetal Accidents Act, 1855 View…
19-Sep-1855 28 The Usury Laws Repeal Act, 1855 View…
11-Apr-1856 09 The Indian Bills of Landing Act 1856 View…
13-Feb-1857 05 The Oriental Gas Company Act, 1857 View…
21-May-1860 21 The Societies Registration Act, 1860 View…
6-Oct-1860 45 The India Penal Code, 1860 View…
6-Oct-1860 45 The Indian Penal Code, 1860 View…
22-Mar-1861 05 The Police Act, 1861 View…
7-Jul-1861 16 The Stage-Carriages Act, 1861 View…
10-Mar-1863 20 The Religious endowments act, 1863 View…
24-Mar-1863 23 The Indian Tolls Act, 1864 View…
14-Jan-1865 03 The Carriers Act, 1865 View…
25-Jan-1867 03 The Public Gambling Act, 1867 View…
1-Mar-1867 11 The Oriental Gas Company Act, 1867 View…
22-Mar-1867 25 The Press and Registration of Books Act, 1867 View…
26-Jan-1869 04 The Indian Divorce Act, 1869 View…
19-Mar-1869 14 The Bombay Civil Courts Act, 1869 View…
11-Mar-1870 07 The Court-Fees Act, 1870 View…
13-Jan-1871 01 The Cattle-Trespass Act, 1871 View…
18-Aug-1871 23 The Pensions Act, 1871 View…
15-Mar-1872 01 The Indian Evidence Act, 1872 View…
15-Mar-1872 01 The Indian Evidence Act, 1872 View…
25-Apr-1872 09 The Indian Contract Act, 1872 View…
25-Apr-1872 09 The Indian Contract Act, 1872 View…
18-Jul-1872 15 The Indian Christian Marriage Act, 1872 View…
18-Jul-1872 15 The Indian Christian Marriage Act, 1872 View…
21-Jan-1873 03 The Madras Civil Courts Act, 1873 View…
28-Jan-1873 05 The Government Savings Banks Act, 1873 View…
11-Feb-1873 08 The Northern India Canal and Drainage Act, 1873 View…
24-Feb-1874 03 The Married Women’s Property Act, 1874 View…
2-Mar-1875 09 The Majority Act, 1875 View…
14-Sep-1876 15 The Bombay Revenue Jurisdiction Act, 1875 View…
13-Feb-1878 06 The Indian Treasure-trove Act, 1878 View…
9-Nov-1878 17 The Northern Indian Ferries Act, 1878 View…
29-Oct-1879 18 The Legal Practitioners Act, 1879 View…
9-Jul-1880 12 The Kazis Act, 1880 View…
9-Oct-1880 01 The Religious Societies Act, 1880 View…
25-Feb-1881 11 The Municipal Taxation Act, 1881 View…
9-Dec-1881 26 The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 View…
9-Dec-1881 26 The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 View…
13-Jan-1882 02 The Indian Trust Act, 1882 View…
17-Feb-1882 04 The Transfer of Property Act, 1882 View…
17-Feb-1882 05 The Indian Easements Act, 1882 View…
17-Feb-1882 07 The Powers-of Attorney Act, 1882 View…
17-Mar-1882 15 The Presidency Small Cause Courts Act, 1882 View…
12-Oct-1883 19 The Land Improvement Loans Act, 1883 View…
12-Oct-1883 20 The Punjab District Boards Act, 1883 View…
26-Feb-1884 04 The Explosives Act, 1884 View…
22-Jul-1885 13 The Indian Telegraph Act, 1885 View…
16-Oct-1885 18 The Land Acquisition (Mines) Act, 1885 View…
8-Mar-1886 06 The Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act, 1886 View…
12-Mar-1886 11 The Indian Tramways Act, 1886 View…
11-Feb-1887 07 The Suits Valuation Act, 1887 View…
24-Feb-1887 09 The Provincial Small Cause Courts Act, 1887 View…
11-Mar-1887 12 The Bengal, Agra and Assam Civil Courts Act, 1887 View…
10-Jul-1887 19 The Joint-stock Companies Act, 1857 View…
2-Mar-1888 04 The Indian Reserve Forces Act, 1888 View…
14-Feb-1890 01 The Revenue Recovery Act, 1890 View…
17-Mar-1890 06 The Charitable Endowments Act, 1890 View…
21-Mar-1890 08 The Guardians and Wards Act, 1890 View…
6-Mar-1891 08 The Easements (Extending Act 5 of 1882), 1891 View…
21-Mar-1891 15 The Murshidabad Act, 1891 View…
14-May-1891 16 The Colonial Courts of Admiralty (India) Act, 1891 View…
1-Oct-1891 18 The Bankers’ Books Evidence Act, 1891 View…
12-Aug-1892 07 The Madras City Civil Court Act, 1892 View…
25-Oct-1892 10 The Government Managemnet of Private Estates Act, 1892 View…
22-Mar-1894 09 The Prisons Act, 1894 View…
4-Feb-1897 03 The Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 View…
11-Mar-1897 10 The General Clauses Act, 1897 View…
22-Mar-1898 06 The Indian Post Office Act, 1898 View…
12-Aug-1898 09 The Live-stock Importation Act, 1898 View…
27-Jan-1899 02 The Indian Stamp Act, 1899 View…
27-Jan-1899 02 The Indian Stamp Act, 1899 View…
3-Feb-1899 04 The Government Buildings Act, 1899 View…
20-Mar-1899 13 The Glanders and Farcy Act, 1899 View…
2-Feb-1900 03 The Prisoners Act, 1900 View…
22-Feb-1901 02 The Indian Tolls (Army and Air Force) Act, 1901 View…
20-Mar-1903 07 The Works of Defence Act, 1903 View…
20-Mar-1903 10 The Victoria Memorial Act, 1903 View…
18-Mar-1904 07 The Ancient Monuments Preservation Act, 1904 View…
22-Mar-1905 04 The Indian Railway Board Act, 1905 View…
21-Mar-1908 05 The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 View…
21-Mar-1908 05 The Code of Civil Procedure Act, 1908 View…
8-Jun-1908 06 The Explosive Substances Act, 1908 View…
11-Dec-1908 14 The Indian Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1908 View…
18-Dec-1908 16 The Registration Act, 1908 View…
18-Dec-1908 15 The Indian Ports Act, 1908 View…
18-Dec-1908 16 The Registration Act, 1908 View…
12-Mar-1909 03 The Presidency-towns Insolvency Act, 1909 View…
22-Oct-1909 07 The Anand Marriage Act, 1909 View…
25-Feb-1910 05 The Dourine Act, 1910 View…
18-Mar-1910 10 The Indian Museum Act, 1910 View…
1-Mar-1912 02 The Co-operative Societies Act, 1912 View…
27-Feb-1913 02 The Official Trusteers Act, 1913 View…
7-Mar-1913 05 The White Phosphorus Matches Prohibition Act, 1913 View…
3-Feb-1914 02 The Destructive Insects and Pests Act, 1914 View…
8-Sep-1915 10 The Sir Jamsetjee Jejeebhoy Baronetcy Act, 1915 View…
1-Oct-1915 16 The Banaras Hindu University Act, 1915 View…
28-Sep-1916 15 The Hindu Disposition of Property Act, 1916 View…
7-Feb-1917 01 The Inland Vessels Act, 1917 View…
28-Feb-1917 05 The Destruction of Records Act, 1917 View…
19-Sep-1917 18 The Post Office Cash Certificates Act, 1917 View…
22-Mar-1918 10 The Usurious Loans Act, 1918 View…
3-Sep-1919 12 The Poisons Act, 1919 View…
17-Sep-1919 15 The Calcutta High Court (Jurisdictional Limits) Act, 1919 View…
25-Feb-1920 05 The Provincial Insolvency Act, 1920 View…
11-Mar-1920 10 The Indian Securities Act, 1920 View…
20-Mar-1920 14 The Charitable and Religious Trusts Act, 1920 View…
20-Mar-1920 15 The Indian Red Cross Society Act, 1920 View…
9-Sep-1920 33 The Identification of Prisoners Act, 1920 View…
9-Sep-1920 34 The Passport (Entry into India) Act, 1920 View…
14-Sep-1920 40 The Aligarh Muslim University Act, 1920 View…
5-Oct-1921 18 The Maintenance Orders Enforcement Act, 1921 View…
15-Mar-1922 08 The Delhi University Act, 1922 View…
23-Feb-1923 05 The Indian Boilers Act, 1923 View…
5-Mar-1923 06 The Cantonments (House Accommodation) Act, 1923 View…
5-Mar-1923 07 The Indian Naval Armament Act, 1923 View…
5-Mar-1923 08 The Workmen’s Compensation Act, 1923 View…
2-Apr-1923 19 The Official Secrets Act, 1923 View…
5-Aug-1923 42 The Mussalman Wakf Act, 1923 View…
26-Feb-1925 04 The Indian Soldiers (Litigation) Act, 1925 View…
27-Aug-1925 19 The Provident Funds Act, 1925 View…
21-Sep-1925 26 The Indian Carriage of Goods by Sea Act, 1925 View…
30-Sep-1925 39 The Indian Succession Act, 1925 View…
25-Mar-1926 16 The Trade Unions Act, 1926 View…
9-Sep-1926 38 The Indian Bar Councils Act, 1926 View…
21-Sep-1927 16 The Indian Forest Act, 1927 View…
21-Sep-1927 17 The Light House Act, 1927 View…
15-Mar-1930 03 The Sale of Goods Act, 1930 View…
25-Jul-1930 30 The Hindu Gains of Learning Act, 1930 View…
28-Sep-1931 16 The Provisional Collection of Taxes Act, 1931 View…
8-Apr-1932 09 The Indian Partnership Act, 1932 View…
19-Dec-1932 23 The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1932 View…
11-Sep-1933 17 The Indian Wireless Telegraphy Act, 1933 View…
21-Sep-1933 23 The Murshidabad Estate Administration Act, 1933 View…
6-Mar-1934 02 The Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 View…
1-May-1934 15 The Sugarcane Act, 1934 View…
9-Aug-1934 22 The Aircraft Act, 1934 View…
6-Sep-1934 30 The Petroleum Act, 1934 View…
23-Apr-1936 04 The Payment of Wages Act, 1936 View…
24-Feb-1937 01 The Agricultural Produce (Grading and Marking) Act, 1937 View…
14-Apr-1937 19 The Arya Marriage Validation Act, 1937 View…
7-Oct-1937 26 The Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, 1937 View…
26-Feb-1938 04 The Insurance Act, 1938 View…
12-Mar-1938 05 The Manoeuvres, Field Firing and Artillery Practice Act, 1938 View…
8-Apr-1938 10 The Cutchi Memons Act, 1938 View…
17-Mar-1939 08 The Dissolution of Muslim Marriages Act, 1939 View…
8-Apr-1939 16 The Registration of Foreigners Act, 1939 View…
26-Sep-1939 30 The Commercial Documents Evidence Act, 1939 View…
10-Apr-1940 23 The Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 View…
17-Mar-1941 05 The Assam Rifles Act, 1941 View…
8-Apr-1941 12 The Delhi Restriction of Uses of Land Act, 1941 View…
2-Mar-1942 07 The Coffee Act, 1942 View…
31-Mar-1943 09 The Reciprocity Act, 1943 View…
24-Feb-1944 01 The Central Excises Act 1944 View…
22-Nov-1944 18 The Public Debt Act, 1944 View…
24-Dec-1945 47 The International Monetary Fund and Bank Act, 1945 View…
23-Apr-1946 20 The Industrial Employmnet (Standing Orders) Act, 1946 View…
19-Nov-1946 25 The Delhi Special Police Establishment Act, 1946 View…
23-Nov-1946 31 The Foreigners Act, 1946 View…
11-Mar-1947 14 The Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 View…
20-Mar-1947 15 The Armed Forces (Emergency Duties) Act, 1947 View…
18-Apr-1947 24 The Rubber Act, 1947 View…
20-Dec-1947 43 The United Nations (Security Council) Act, 1947 View…
20-Dec-1947 46 The United Nations (Privileges and Immunities) Act, 1947 View…
31-Dec-1947 48 The Indian Nursing Council Act, 1947 View…
4-Mar-1948 08 The Pharmacy Act, 1948 View…
4-Mar-1948 09 The Dock Workers (Regulation of Employment) Act, 1948 View…
15-Mar-1948 11 The Minimum Wages Act, 1948 View…
23-Mar-1948 12 The Rehabilitation Finance Administration Act, 1948 View…
27-Mar-1948 14 The Damodar Valley Corporation Act, 1948 View…
29-Mar-1948 16 The Dentists Act, 1948 View…
16-Apr-1948 31 The National Cadet Corps Act, 1948 View…
16-Apr-1948 33 The Calcutta Port (Pilotage) Act, 1948 View…
19-Apr-1948 34 The Employees State Insurance Act, 1948 View…
3-Sep-1948 37 The Census Act, 1948 View…
3-Sep-1948 41 The Diplomatic and Consular Officers (Oaths and Fees) Act, 1948 View…
3-Sep-1948 46 The Coal Mines Provident Fund and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1948 View…
8-Sep-1948 53 The Oilfields (Regulation and Development) Act, 1948 View…
10-Sep-1948 56 The Territorial Army Act, 1948 View…
10-Sep-1948 58 The Exchange of Prisoners Act, 1948 View…
20-Sep-1948 61 The Central Silk Board Act, 1948 View…
20-Sep-1948 60 The Resettlement of Displaced Persons (Land Acquisition)  Act, 1948 View…
23-Sep-1948 63 The Factories Act, 1948 View…
23-Sep-1948 62 The Reserve Bank (Transfer to Public Ownership) Act, 1948 View…
24-Sep-1948 66 The Delhi and Ajmer-Merwara Land Development Act, 1948 View…
14-Feb-1949 02 The Mangrol and Manavadar (Administration of Property) Act, 1949 View…
10-Mar-1949 10 The Banking Regulation Act, 1949 View…
14-Apr-1949 20 The West Godavari District (Assimilation of Laws on Federal Subjects) Act, 1949 View…
22-Apr-1949 24 The Delhi Hotels (Control of Accommodation) Act, 1949 View…
1-May-1949 38 The Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 View…
14-Dec-1949 54 The Industrial Disputes (Banking and Insurance Companies) Act, 1949 View…
27-Dec-1949 64 The Police Act, 1949 View…
28-Dec-1949 66 The Central Reserve Police Force Act, 1949 View…
27-Feb-1950 07 The High Courts (Seals) Act, 1950 View…
1-Mar-1950 12 The Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1950 View…
1-Mar-1950 10 The Immigrants (Expulsion from Assam) Act, 1950 View…
10-Mar-1950 18 The Special Criminal Courts (Jurisdiction) Act, 1950 View…
12-Apr-1950 29 The Transfer of Prisoners Act, 1950 View…
15-Apr-1950 30 The Union Territories (Laws) Act, 1950 View…
28-Apr-1950 40 The Army and Air Force (Disposal of Private Property) Act, 1950 View…
10-May-1950 42 The Ajmer Tenancy and Land Records Act, 1950 View…
12-May-1950 43 The Representation of the People Act, 1950 View…
18-May-1950 45 The Air Force Act, 1950 View…
20-May-1950 46 The Army Act, 1950 View…
14-Aug-1950 49 The Contingency Fund of India Act, 1950 View…
4-Dec-1950 64 The Road Transport Corporations Act, 1950 View…
28-Dec-1950 74 The Telegraph Wires (Unlawful Possession) Act, 1950 View…
28-Dec-1950 78 The Khaddar (Protection of Name) Act, 1950 View…