An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to Trespasses by Cattle.
WHEREAS it is expedient to consopolidate and amend the law relating to trespasses by cattle; It is hereby enacted as follows:-
(1) This Act may be called the Cattle- trespass Act, 1871; and
(2) It extends to the whole of India1*[except the territories which immediately before the 1st November, 1956 were comprised in Part B States], and the presidency- towns and such local areas as the State Government, by notification in the Official Gazette, may from time to time exclude from its operation. ]
[Sub- section (3) of Section 1 repealed by Act 10 of 1914, Section 3 and Schedule II.]
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