An ‘Act’ and its limbs

“An Act.”

An Act may, for the purpose of analysis and classification, be considered as consisting of the following parts:—

(1) Title,

(2) Preamble,

(3) Words of enacting authority,

(4) The Covering Clauses

(5) The Constitutent divisions : Chapters, Headings, Parts, and Sections

(6) The Schedule,

(7) The Marginal Notes.

(8)  The Heading

(9) Punctuation marks