Section 8 in The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union territories) Act 2019

Title: Extension of jurisdiction of High Court of Bombay

Description: On and from the appointed day, the jurisdiction of the High Court of Bombay shall continue to extend to the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.

Title: Land and goods

Description: Subject to the other provisions of this Part, all land and all stores, articles and other goods held immediately before the appointed day, by the existing Union territories, shall, on and from that day, vest in the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. Explanation.--For the purposes of this section, the expression “land” includes immovable property of every kind and any rights in or over such property and the expression “goods” does not include coins, bank notes and currency notes.

Title: Cash balances

Description: The total of the cash balances in all treasuries, the Reserve Bank of India, the State Bank of India and any nationalised bank, of the existing Union territories immediately before the appointed day shall be merged in the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.

Title: Arrears of tax

Description: (1) The right to recover arrears of any tax or duty (including arrears of land revenue) on any property situated in the existing Union territories shall vest in the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. (2) The right to recover arrears of any tax or duty, other than a tax or duty specified in sub-section (1), shall belong to the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.

Title: Right to recover loans and advances

Description: The right to recover any loans or advances made by the existing Union territories before the appointed day to any local body, society, agriculturist or other person shall belong to the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.