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BRITISH STATUTES (REPEAL) ACT, 2004

Ministry of Law and Justice

Act nº 17 of 2004


  • Act nº 17 of 2004

Preamble

The British Statutes (Repeal) Act, 2004

[Act, No.17 of 2004]

[20th February, 2004]

PREAMBLE

An Act to repeal the British Law Ascertainment Act, 1859, the Foreign Law Ascertainment Act, 1861, the Colonial Probates Act, 1892, in so far as they apply to India, and the India (Consequential Provision) Act, 1949.

be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-fifth Year of the Republic of India as follows:--

Section 1. Short title

This Act may be called the British Statutes (Repeal) Act, 2004.

Section 2. Definition

In this Act, "British Statutes" means the British Law Ascertainment Act, 1859, the Foreign Law, Ascertainment Act, 1861, the Colonial Probates Act, 1892, in so far as they apply to India, and the India "(Consequential Provision) Act, 1949.

Section 3. Repeal

The British Statutes are hereby repealed.

B.A. AGRAWAL,

Additional Secy. to the Govt. of India.