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General Clauses Act 1897 Complete Act - Bare Act

StateCentral Government
Year
Act Info:
Preamble1 - GENERAL CLAUSES ACT, 1897
Section1 - Short title
Section2 - Repeal [Repealed]
Section3 - Definitions
Section4 - Application of foregoing definitions to previous enactments
Section4A - Application of certain definitions to Indian Laws
Section5 - Coming into operation of enactments
Section5A - Coming into operation of Governor-General's Act [Repealed]
Section6 - Effect of repeal
Section6A - Repeal of Act making textual amendment in Act or Regulation
Section7 - Revival of repealed enactments
Section8 - Construction of references to repealed enactments
Section9 - Commencement and termination of time
Section10 - Computation of time
Section11 - Measurement of distances
Section12 - Duty to be taken pro rata in enactments
Section13 - Gender and number
Section13A - References to the Sovereign [Repealed]
Section14 - Powers conferred to be exercisable from time to time
Section15 - Power to appoint to include power to appoint ex officio
Section16 - Power to appoint to include power to suspend or dismiss
Section17 - Substitution of functionaries
Section18 - Successors
Section19 - Official chiefs and subordinates
Section20 - Construction of orders, etc., issued under enactments
Section21 - Power to issue, to include power to add to, amend, vary or rescind notifications, orders, rules or bye-laws
Section22 - Making of rules or bye-laws and issuing of orders between passing and commencement of enactment
Section23 - Provisions applicable to making of rules or bye-laws after previous publication
Section24 - Continuation of orders, etc., issued under enactments repealed and re-enacted
Section25 - Recovery of fines
Section26 - Provision as to offences punishable under two or more enactments
Section27 - Meaning of service by post
Section28 - Citation of enactments
Section29 - Saving for previous enactments, rules and bye-laws
Section30 - Application of Act to Ordinances
Section30A - Application of Act to Acts made by the Governor-General [Repealed]
Section31 - Construction of references to Local Government of a Province [Repealed]
ScheduleI - THE SCHEDULE [Enactments Repealed]


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