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Payment of Wages Act, 1936 Complete Act - Bare Act

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Act Info:
Preamble1 - PAYMENT OF WAGES ACT,1936
Section1 - Short title, extent, commencement and application
Section2 - Definitions
Section3 - Responsibility for payment of wages
Section4 - Fixation of wage-periods
Section5 - Time of payment of wages
Section6 - Wages to be paid in current coin or currency notes
Section7 - Deductions which may be made from wages
Section8 - Fines
Section9 - Deductions for absence from duty
Section10 - Deductions for damage or loss
Section11 - Deductions for services rendered
Section12 - Deductions for recovery of advances
Section12A - Deductions for recovery of loans
Section13 - Deductions for payments to co-operative societies and insurance schemes
Section13A - Maintenance of registers and records
Section14 - Inspectors
Section14A - Facilities to be afforded to Inspectors
Section15 - Claims arising out of deductions from wages or delay in payment of wages and penalty for malicious or vexatious claims
Section16 - Single application in respect of claims from unpaid group
Section17 - Appeal
Section17A - Conditional attachment of property of employer or other person responsible for payment of wages
Section18 - Powers of authorities appointed under section 15
Section19 - Power to recover from employer in certain cases
Section20 - Penalty for offences under the Act
Section21 - Procedure in trial of offences
Section22 - Bar of Suits
Section22A - Protection of action taken in good faith
Section23 - Contracting out
Section24 - Application of Act to railways, air transport services, mines and oil-fields
Section25 - Display by notice of abstracts of the Act
Section25A - Payment of undisguised wages in cases of death of employed person
Section26 - Rule-making power

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