Section 6 in The Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers Cadre) Act 2019

Title: Repeal and savings

Description: (1) The Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers' Cadre) Ordinance, 2019 (Ord. 13 of 2019) is hereby repealed. (2) Notwithstanding such repeal, anything done or any action taken under the said Ordinance shall be deemed to have been done or taken under this Act.

Title: Short title extent and commencement

Description: (1) This Act may be called the Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union territories) Act, 2019. (2) It shall come into force on such date1 as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint. 1. 26th January, 2020, vide notification No. S.O. 4542(E), dated 19th December, 2019, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).

Title: Definitions

Description: In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, --- (a) “appointed day2” means the day on which the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint; (b) “existing Union territories” means the Union territories of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu as existing immediately before the appointed day; (c) “law” includes any enactment, Ordinance, regulation, order, bye-law, rule, scheme, notification or other instrument having a force of law in the whole or in any part of the existing Union territories immediately before the appointed day. 1. 26th January, 2020,vide notification No. S.O. 4543(E), dated 19th December, 2019, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).

Title: Formation of Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

Description: On and from the appointed day, there shall be formed a new Union territory to be known as the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu comprising the territory of the existing Union territories, namely:-- Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, and thereupon the said territories shall have ceased to form part of the existing Union territories.

Title: Amendment of article 240 of Constitution

Description: In article 240 of the Constitution, in clause (1),-- (i) for entry (c), the following entry shall be substituted, namely:-- “(c) Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu;”; (ii) entry (d) shall be omitted.