Section 8 in The Textile Undertakings (Nationalisation) Act, 1995

Title: Payment of amount to owners of textile undertakings

Description: The owner of every textile undertaking shall be given by the Central Government, in cash and in the manner specified in Chapter VI, for the transfer to, and vesting in, it, under sub-section (1) of section 3, of such textile undertaking and the right, title and interest of the owner in relation to such textile undertaking, an amount equal to the amount specified against it in the corresponding entry in column (4) of the First Schedule.

Title: Payment of further amount

Description: (1) In consideration of the retrospective operation of the provisions of sections 3, 4 and 5, there shall be given, in cash, by the Central Government to the owner of every textile undertaking, the management of which was taken over by the Central Government, an amount equal to an amount calculated at the rate specified in section 5 of the Textile Undertakings (Taking Over of Management) Act, 1983 (40 of 1983), or as the case may be, as specified in section 5 of the Laxmirattan and Atherton West Cotton Mills (Taking Over of Management) Act, 1976 (98 of 1976) for the period commencing on the appointed day and ending on the date on which the Textile Undertakings (Nationalisation) Ordinance, 1995 (Ord. 6 of 1995) was promulgated. (2) In addition to the amount referred to in section 8, there shall be given by the Central Government, in cash, to the owner of every textile undertaking, simple interest at the rate of four per cent.per annum on the amount specified against such owner in the corresponding entry in column (4) of the First Schedule for the period commencing on the appointed day and ending on the date on which payment of such amount is made by the Central Government to the Commissioner. (3) The amount representing interest calculated at the rate specified in sub-section (2) shall be given in addition to the amount specified in the First Schedule. (4) For the removal of doubts, it is hereby declared that the liabilities of the owners in relation to the textile undertakings which have vested in the Central Government under section 3 shall be discharged from the amount referred to in the First Schedule and also from the amounts determined under sub-sections (1) and (2) in accordance with the rights and interests of the creditors of the owner.

Title: Management, etc., of textile undertakings

Description: The National Textile Corporation or any person which that Corporation may, by order in writing, specify, shall be entitled to exercise the powers of general superintendence, direction, control and management of the affairs and business of a textile undertaking, the right, title and interest of an owner in relation to which have vested in that Corporation under sub-section (2) of section 3, and do all such things as the owner of the textile undertaking is authorised to exercise and do.

Title: Special provision for disposal of assets of the textile undertakings in certain circumstances

Description: If the National Textile Corporation considers it necessary or expedient for the better management, modernisation, restructuring or revival of a textile undertaking so to do, it may, with the previous sanction of the Central Government, transfer, mortgage, sell or otherwise dispose of any land, plant, machinery or any other assets of any of the textile undertakings: Provided that the proceeds of no such transfer, mortgage, sale or disposal of assets shall be utilised for any purpose other than the purpose for which the sanction of the Central Government has been obtained.

Title: Duty of persons in charge of management of textile undertakings to deliver all assets, etc

Description: On the vesting of the management of a textile undertaking in the National Textile Corporation, all persons in charge of the management of such textile undertaking immediately before such vesting shall be bound to deliver to the National Textile Corporation all assets, books of account, registers or other documents in their custody relating to the textile undertaking.