Section 36 in The Advocates Fund Act 2001

Title: Power of State Government to make rules

Description: (1) The State Government, being the appropriate Government, may, by notification, make rules for carrying out the provisions of this Act and not inconsistent with the rules, if any, made by the Central Government. (2) In particular and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:— (a) the periodical and annual reports to be sent under clause (f) of section 11; (b) the form and the manner in which the annual statement of accounts and annual report shall be prepared under sub-section (l) of section 13; (c) the forms, registers and other records to be maintained under clause (g) of section 14; (d) the form in which an association of advocates may apply for recognition to the State Bar Council under sub-section (1) or sub-section (2) of section 16; (e) the form in which a certificate of recognition shall be issued by the State Bar Council under sub-section (4) of section 16; (f) the form in which an advocate shall apply for admission as a member of the Fund under sub-section (1) or sub-section (2) of section 18; (g) the principles in accordance with which the amount payable to a member of the Fund be reduced under sub-section (12) of section 18; (h) the manner of providing medical and educational facilities for the members of the Fund and their dependants under clause (b) of section 24; (i) the other benefits to be provided under clause (f) of section 24; (j) the form of appeal under sub-section (2) of section 25; (k) the value and design of stamps to be printed and distributed under sub-section (1) of section 26; (l) the form and the manner in which accounts of the stamps shall be kept under sub-section (5) of section 26; (m) the value of stamps not exceeding twenty-five rupees as may be prescribed under the first proviso to sub-section (1) of section 27; (n) the value of stamps to be affixed on every Vakalatnama under the second proviso to sub-section (1) of section 27; (o) the manner of cancellation of stamps under sub-section (4) of section 27; (p) any other matter which is to be or may be prescribed.

Title: Rules and notifications to be laid before Parliament or State Legislature

Description: (1) Every rule made under this Act by the Central Government and every notification issued under section 32, shall be laid, as soon as may be after it is made or issued, before each House of Parliament, while it is in session for a total period of thirty days which may be comprised in one session or in two or more successive sessions, and if, before the expiry of the session immediately following the session or the successive sessions aforesaid, both Houses agree in making any modification in the rule or notification or both Houses agree that the rule or notification should not be made or issued, the rule or notification shall thereafter have effect only in such modified form or be of no effect, as the case may be; so, however, that any such modification or annulment shall be without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done under that rule or notification. (2) Every rule made under this Act by a State Government and every notification issued under section 32 shall be laid, as soon as may be after it is made, before each House of State Legislature where it consists of two Houses, or where such Legislature consists of one House, before that House

Title: Saving

Description: The provisions of this Act shall not apply to the States in which the enactments specified in Schedule II are applicable.

Title: Short title extent and commencement

Description: (1) This Act may be called the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act, 1972. (2) It extends to the whole of India. (3) It shall come into force on such date1 as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint and different dates may be appointed for different provisions of this Act and for different States and any reference in any such provision to the commencement of this Act shall be construed as a reference to the coming into force of that provision 1. 5th April, 1976, vide notification No. G.S.R. 279(E), dated 5th April, 1976, (except the State of Sikkim), see Gazette of India, Part II, sec. 3(i). 1st June, 1979, vide notification No. G.S.R. 312(E), dated 15th May, 1979 in respect of the State of Sikkim, the provisions of ss. 2, 3, 4, 19, 20, 22, 24, sub-section (1) of s. 25, sub-section (1) of s. 26 and ss. 27, 28, 29, 30 and 31, see Gazette of India, Part II, sec. 3(i)

Title: Definitions

Description: (1) In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-- (a) "antiquity" includes-- (1) (i) any coin, sculpture, painting, epigraph or other work of art or craftsmanship; (ii) any article, object or thing detached from a building or cave; (iii) any article, object or thing illustrative of science, art, crafts, literature, religion, customs, morals or politics in bygone ages; (iv) any article, object or thing of historical interest; (v) any article, object or thing declared by the Central Government, by notification in the Official Gazette, to be an antiquity for the purposes of this Act, which has been in existence for not less than one hundred years; and (II) any manuscript, record or other document which is of scientific, historical, literary or aesthetic value and which has been in existence for not less than seventy-five years; (b) "art treasure" means any human work of art, not being an antiquity, declared by the Central Government by notification in the Official Gazette, to be an art treasure for the purposes of this Act having regard to its artistic or aesthetic value: Provided that no declaration under this clause shall be made in respect of any such work of art so long as the author thereof is alive; (c) "export" means taking out of India to a place outside India; (d) "licensing officer" means an officer appointed as such under section 6; (e) "registering officer" means an officer appointed as such under section 15; (f) "prescribed" means prescribed by rules made under this Act. (2) Any reference in this Act to any law which is not In force in any area shall, in relation to that area, be construed as a reference to the corresponding law, if any, in force in that area.