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Press and Registration of Books Act, 1867 Complete Act - Bare Act

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Preamble1 - PRESS AND REGISTRATION OF BOOKS ACT, 1867
Part 1
Section1 - Interpretation-clause
Section2 - Repeal of Act 11 of 1835
Part 2
Section3 - Particulars to be printed on books and papers
Section4 - Keeper of printing press to make declaration
Section5 - Rules as to publication of newspapers
Section5A - Jammu and Kashmir Act No.1 of S.1989
Section6 - Authentication of declaration
Section7 - Office copy of declaration to be prima facie evidence
Section8 - New declaration by persons who have signed d declaration and subsequently ceased to be printers or publishers
Section8A - Person whose name has been incorrectly published as editor may make a declaration before a Magistrate
Section8B - Cancellation of declaration
Section8C - Appeal
Part3 - DELIVERY OF BOOKS
Section9 - Copies of books printed after commencement of Act to be delivered gratis to Government
Section10 - Receipt for copies delivered under section 9
Section11 - Disposal of copies delivered under section 9
Section11A - Copies of newspaper printed in India to be delivered gratis to Government
Section11B - Copies of newspapers to be delivered to Press Registrar
Part 4
Section12 - Penalty for printing contrary to rule in section 3
Section13 - Penalty for keeping press without making declaration required by section4
Section14 - Punishment for making false statement
Section15 - Penalty for printing or publishing newspaper without conforming to rules
Section15A - Penalty for failure to make a declaration under section 8
Section16 - Penalty for not delivering books or not supplying printer with maps
Section16A - Penalty for failure to supply copies of newspapers gratis to Government
Section16B - Penalty for failure to supply copies of newspapers to Press Registrar
Section17 - Recovery of forfeitures and disposal thereof and of fines
Part 5
Section18 - Registration of Memoranda of books
Section19 - Publication of memoranda registered
Part 5A
Section19A - Appointment of Press Registrar and other officers
Section19B - Register of newspapers
Section19C - Certificates of registration
Section19D - Annual statement etc., to be furnished by newspapers
Section19E - Returns and reports to be furnished by newspapers
Section19F - Right of access to records and documents
Section19G - Annual report
Section19H - Furnishing of copies of extracts from register
Section19I - Delegation of powers
Section19J - Press Registrar and other officers to be public servants
Section19K - Penalty for contravention of section 19D or section 19E etc.
Section19L - Penalty for improper disclosure of information
Part 6
Section20 - Power of State Government to make rules
Section20A - Power of Central Government to make rules
Section20B - Rule made under this Act may provided that contravention thereof shall be punishable
Section21 - Power to exclude any class of books from operation of Act
Section22 - Extent
Section23 - Commencement
Amending Act1 - PRESS AND REGISTRATION OF BOOKS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 1955
Amending Act2 - PRESS AND REGISTRATION OF BOOKS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 1960
Amending Act3 - PRESS AND REGISTRATION OF BOOKS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 1965
Amending Act4 - PRESS AND REGISTRATION OF BOOKS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 1968


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