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The Rules and Regulations Continuance Act, 1937

1ACT NO. XXIV OF 1937

 [7th October, 1937]

An Act to provide for the continuance in force of certain rules and regulations.

WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the continuance in force of certain rules made under the Electricity Act, 1910 (IX of 1910), and certain regulations made under the Boilers Act, 1923 (V of 1923); It is hereby enacted as follows:‑--

1. Short title. This Act may be called the Rules and Regulations Con­tinuance Act, 1937.

2. Continuance in force of rules and regulations made under Act IX of 1910 and Act V of 1923. Rules made before the 31st day of March, 1937, under section 37 of the Electricity Act, 1910 (IX of 1910), and regulations made before the 28th day of March, 1937 (X of 1937), under section 28 of the Boilers Act, 1923 (V of 1923), by the Governor General in Council shall, on and from the said dates respectively, be deemed to have been made under the said sections of the said Acts by the authority substituted for the Governor General in Council by the Indian Electricity (Amend­ment) Act, 1937, and the Indian Boilers (Amendment) Act, 1937 (XI of 1937), respectively, and shall continue to be in force until superseded by rules or regulations made under the said sections of the said Acts by the 2[Electricity Board or the Boilers Board], as the case may be.

 

 1For statement of Objects and Reasons, see Gazette of India, 1973 Pt, V, p. 130. This Act has been applied to Balochistanm seeibid., 1938, Pt.I, p. 1371.

It has also been extended to the Leased Areas of Balochistan, see the Leased Areas (Laws) Order, 1950 (G.G.O. 3 of 1950) ;and applied in the Federal Areas of Balochistan, see Gazette of India, 1937, Pt I, p, 1499. 

2Subs. by A.O.,1964, Art. 2 and Sch., for “Central Electricity Board or the Central Boilers Board”.

 

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