INDEX

List of Central Acts [India]


  • Absorbed Areas (Laws) Act, 1954 - Absorbed Areas (Laws) Act, 1954 (20 OF 1954) [30th April, 1954]An Act to extend certain laws to the areas which, prior to the commencement of the Constitution, were administered as excluded or […]
  • Administration of Evacuee Property Act, 1950 - 31 of 1950 BE it enacted by Parliament as follows: — PRELIMINARY CHAPTER I 1. Short title and extent.- (1) This Act may be called the Administration of Evacuee Property Act, 1950. (2) […]
  • Banking Companies (Acquisition and Transfer of Undertakings) Act, 1970. - ACT NO. 5 OF 1970 [31st March, 1970.] An Act to provide for the acquisition and transfer of the undertakings of certain banking companies, having regard to their size, resources, coverage and […]
  • Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Act, 2019 - An Act to provide for a comprehensive mechanism to ban the unregulated deposit schemes, other than deposits taken in the ordinary course of business, and to protect the interest of depositors
  • BENGAL, AGRA AND ASSAM CIVIL COURTS ACT, 1887 - 12 of 1887 11th March, 1887 An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to Civil Courts in Bengal, the North-Western Provinces and Assam.  It is hereby enacted as follows:- CHAPTER […]
  • BUREAU OF INDIAN STANDARDS  (RECOGNITION OF CONSUMERS’ ASSOCIATIONS) RULES, 1991 - BUREAU OF INDIAN STANDARDS (RECOGNITION OF CONSUMERS’ ASSOCIATIONS) RULES, 19911 GSR 619(E) DATED 9-10-1991 In exercise of the powers conferred by section 37 of the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 1986 (63 […]
  • Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers’ Cadre) Act, 2019 - Gazette Notification: 09/07/2019 10 of 2019 An Act to provide for the reservation of posts in appointments by direct recruitment of persons belonging to the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, the socially and educationally […]
  • Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 - SECTIONS Short title, commencement and extent Definitions Subordination of Courts Savings Application of the Code to Revenue Courts Pecuniary jurisdiction Provincial Small Cause Courts Presidency Small Cause Courts Courts to try all […]
  • Code on Wages, 2019 - An Act to amend and consolidate the laws relating to wages and bonus and matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. (1) The Payment of Wages Act, 1936 (4 of 1936), the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 (11 of 1948), the Payment of Bonus Act, 1965 (21 of 1965) and the Equal Remuneration Act, 1976 (25 of 1976) are hereby repealed.
  • Constitution (One Hundred and Third Amendment) Act, 2019 -  Gazette Notification: 12/01/2019 Bill No. 3-C of 2019 A BILL further to amend the Constitution of India. BE it enacted by Parliament in the Sixty-ninth Year of the Republic of India as […]
  • Consumer Protection Act, 2019 - (Act No. 35 of 2019) Dated: 09.08.2019. The following Act of Parliament received the assent of the President on the 9th August, 2019, and is hereby published for general information:- An Act […]
  • Delhi University Act, 1922 - Act No. 8 of 1922 [5th March, 1922.] An Act to establish and incorporate a teaching and affiliating University at Delhi. WHEREAS it is expedient to establish and incorporate a teaching and […]
  • Finance Act, 2019 - An Act to continue the existing rates of income-tax for the financial year 2019-2020 and to provide for certain relief to taxpayers and to make amendments in certain enactments.
  • Hallmarking Regulations 2018 - MINISTRY OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD AND PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION (Department of Consumer Affairs) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 14th June , 2018 S.O 2421(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section […]
  • INCOME-TAX ACT, 1961 - INDEX Income-tax Act, 1961-2017 INCOME-TAX ACT, 1961 [43 OF 1961] [AS AMENDED BY FINANCE ACT, 2018] An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to income-tax and super-tax BE it enacted […]
  • INDIAN EVIDENCE ACT 1872 - LIVE COMMENTARY ON INDIAN EVIDENCE ACT
  • INDIAN LEGISLATIONS [Central Acts] - Indian Acts passed by the British Parliament ACTS IN FORCE Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016 Absorbed Areas (Laws) Act, 1954 Academy Of Scientific And […]
  • Indian Stamp Act, 1899 - The scheme of the Stamp Act may be briefly noticed. Chapter II contains provisions about the liability of the instrument to duty, of the time of stamping instruments, of values for duty […]
  • Industrial Development Bank (Transfer of Undertaking and Repeal) Act, 2003 - The Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI) was established in 1964 under an Act of Parliament as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of India. In 1976, the ownership of […]
  • National Council For Teacher Education Act, 1993 - Functions of the Council. - It shall be the duty of the Council to take all such steps as it may think fit for ensuring planned and co-ordinated development of teacher education and for the determination and maintenance of standards for teacher education
  • National Medical Commission Act, 2019 - An Act to provide for a medical education system that improves access to quality and affordable medical education, ensures availability of adequate and high quality medical professionals in all parts of the country; that promotes equitable and universal healthcare that encourages community health perspective and makes services of medical professionals accessible to all the citizens; that promotes national health goals; that encourages medical professionals to adopt latest medical research in their work and to contribute to research; that has an objective periodic and transparent assessment of medical institutions and facilitates maintenance of a medical register for India and enforces high ethical standards in all aspects of medical services; that is flexible to adapt to changing needs and has an effective grievance redressal mechanism
  • New Delhi International Arbitration Centre Act, 2019 - The Central Government shall, by notification, establish a body to be called the New Delhi International Arbitration Centre for the purposes of exercising the powers and discharging the functions under this Act. The Centre shall be a body corporate by the name aforesaid, having perpetual succession and a common seal with power, subject to the provisions of this Act, to acquire, hold and dispose of property, both movable and immovable, and to enter into contract, and shall, by the said name, sue or be sued.
  • Partition Act, 1893 - Contents 1.Title, extent and saving 2.Power to Court to order sale instead of division in partition suits 3.Procedure when sharer undertakes to buy 4.Partition suit by transferee of share in dwelling house […]
  • Securitisation And Reconstruction Of Financial Assets And Enforcement Of Security Interest Act, 2002[SARFAESI] - An Act to regulate securitisation and reconstruction of financial assets and enforcement of security interest and to provide for a Central database of security interests created on property rights, and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
  • Specific Relief Act 1963 - PART I -Preliminary PART II-Specific Relief PART III-Preventive relief The Schedule Latest Change in the Law The Specific Relief (Amendment) Act, 2018 [18 of 2018] wef 1/10/2018 Repealing and Amending Act, 1974 […]
  • The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 - (14 of 1981) [29th March, 1981 An Act to provide for the prevention, control and abatement of air pollution, for the establishment, with a view to carrying out the aforesaid purposes, of […]
  • The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 - Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act, 2019 EDITION 2018 Preliminary Part 1 – Arbitration Chapter I – General provisions Chapter II – Arbitration agreement Chapter III – Composition of arbitral tribunal Chapter IV – […]
  • The Armed Forces (Assam and Manipur) Special Powers Act, 1958 - (Act No. 28 of 1958) [Dated 11th September, 1958] An Act to enable certain special powers to be conferred upon members of the armed forces in disturbed areas in the State of […]
  • The Arms Act 1959 - Chapter I – Preliminary Chapter II – Acquisition, Possession, Manufacture, Sale, Import, Export and … Chapter III – Provisions relating to Licences Chapter IV – Powers and Procedure Chapter V – Offences […]
  • The Army Act, 1950 - (46 OF 1950) [20th May, 1950] An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the Government of the regular Army. Be it enacted by Parliament as follows:— CHAPTER I Preliminary […]
  • The Army Rules, 1954 - Published Vide S.R.O., Dated 27.11.1954, Published In The Gazettee Of India, Pt. II, Section 4 In exercise of the powers conferred by section 191 of the Army Act, 1950 (46 of 1950), […]
  • The Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015 - An Act to make provisions to deal with the problem of the Black money that is undisclosed foreign income and assets, the procedure for dealing with such income and assets and to provide for imposition of tax on any undisclosed foreign income and asset held outside India and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
  • The Building and other Construction Workers (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1996 - Central Act No. 27 of 1996 An Act to regulate the employment and conditions of service of building and other construction workers and to provide for their safety, health and Welfare measures […]
  • The Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016 - Overview BIS is the National Standard Body of India established under the BIS Act 1986 for the harmonious development of the activities of standardization, marking and quality certification of goods and for […]
  • The Chennai City Civil Court Act, 1892 - Central Act No. 7 of 1892 An Act to establish an additional Civil Court for the City of [Chennai]. Whereas it is expedient to establish an additional Civil Court for the City […]
  • The Citizenship Act, 1955 - An Act to provide for the acquisition and determination of Indian citizenship.
  • The Commercial Courts Act, 2015 - (Act No. 4 of 2016) [Dated 31st December, 2015] An Act to provide for the constitution of Commercial Courts, [Commercial Appellant Courts] Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division in the High Courts […]
  • The Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division of High Courts Act, 2015 - CENTRAL ACT Act No. 4 of 2016 [Dated 31st December, 2015] An Act to provide for the constitution of Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division in the High Courts for […]
  • The Constitution Of India - Index Page Preamble WE, THE PEOPLE OF INDIA, having solemnly resolved to constitute India into a SOVEREIGN, SOCIALIST, SECULAR, DEMOCRATIC, REPUBLIC and to secure to all its citizens: JUSTICE, social, economic and […]
  • The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 - The Consumer Protection Act, 1986
  • The Direct Selling Guidelines 2016 - Any direct selling entity, conducting direct selling activities, shall submit an undertaking to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 9th December, 2016 stating that it is in compliance with these guidelines and […]
  • The Direct Selling Guidelines 2016 - hese guidelines, may be called the Direct Selling Guidelines 2016. These are issued as guiding principles for State Governments to consider regulating the business of "Direct Selling" and Multi-Level Marketing (MLM) and strengthen the existing regulatory mechanism on Direct Selling and MLM, for preventing fraud and protecting the legitimate rights and interests of consumers.
  • The Indian Partnership Act, 1932 - Whereas it is expedient to define and amend the law relating to partnership; It is hereby enacted as follows
  • The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019 - The Ladakh Division of the State of Jammu and Kashmir has a large area but is sparsely populated with a very difficult terrain. There has been a long pending demand of people of Ladakh, to give it the status of a Union Territory to enable them to realise their aspirations. The Union Territory of Ladakh will be without Legislature. Further, keeping in view the prevailing internal security situation, fuelled by cross border terrorism in the existing State of Jammu and Kashmir, a separate Union Territory for Jammu and Kashmir is being created. The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will be with legislature.
  • The Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008 - (6 of 2009) Date: 7th January, 2009 An Act to make provisions for the formation and regulation of limited liability partnerships and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto . BE it […]
  • The Minimum Wages Act, 1948 - (11 OF 1948) [15th March, 1948] An Act to provide for fixing minimum rates of wages in certain employments. Whereas it is expedient to provide for fixing minimum rates of wages in […]
  • The National Security Act, 1980 - The Central Government or the State Government may, if satisfied with respect to any person that with a view to preventing him from acting in any manner prejudicial to the defence of India, the relations of India with foreign powers, of the security of India,make an order directing that such person be detained.
  • The Notaries Rules, 1956 - Under the Notaries Act, 1952 (53 of 1952)
  • The Official Languages Act 1963 - An act to provide for the languages which may be used for the official purposes of the union, for transaction of business in parliament, for central and state acts and for certain purposes in high courts.
  • The Payment Of Wages Act, 1936 - (4 OF 1936) [23rd April, 1936] An Act to regulate the payment of wages of certain classes of [employed persons]. Whereas it is expedient to regulate the payment of wages to certain […]
  • The Press Council Act 1978 - Statement of Objects and Reasons 1. The Press Council of India was established in July, 1966 under the Press Council Act, 1965, mainly to preserve the freedom of the Press and to […]
  • The Prevention Of Damage To Public Property Act, 1984 - (3 of 1984) An Act to provide for prevention of damage to public property and for matters connected therewith . Be it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-fifth Year of the Republic […]
  • The Prevention Of Money-Laundering Act, 2002 - The Prevention Of Money-Laundering Act, 2002 (15 of 2003) An Act to prevent money-laundering and to provide for confiscation of property derived from, or involved in, money-laundering and for matters connected therewith […]
  • The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 - PREVENTION OF TERRORISM IN INDIA
  • The Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972 - An Act to provide for the protection of wild animals, birds and plants and for matters connected therewith or ancillary or incidental thereto with a view to ensuring the ecological and environmental security of the country.
  • United Nations (Security Council) Act, 1947 - Statement of Objects and Reasons.  Article 41 of the Charter of the United Nations which has been ratified by the Government of India reads as follows : – ‘The Security Council may […]
  • Vesting of Certain Area at Ayodhya on 1993 - WHEREAS there has been a long-standing dispute relating to the structure (including the premises of the inner and outer courtyards of such structure), commonly known as the Ram Janma Bhumi-Babri Masjid, situated […]

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