Indian Bare Acts

THE SALAR JUNG MUSEUM ACT, 1961

Title : THE SALAR JUNG MUSEUM ACT, 1961

Year : 1961

ACT NO. 26 OF 1961.
[19th May, 1961.]


An Act to declare the Salar Jung Museum together with the Salar Jung Library at Hyderabad to be an institution of national importance and to provide for its administration and certain other connected matters.

Be it enacted by Parliament in the Twelfth Year of the Republic of India as follows:-


CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY




(1) This Act may be called the Salar Jung Museum Act, 1961.

(2) It shall come into force on such date 1* as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint.

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1. 1st July, 1961; see Notification No. G.S.R. 817, dated the 15th June, 1961, Gazette of India, Pt. II, Sec. 3 (i), p. 897.136.

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It is hereby declared that the Salar Jung Museum together with the Salar Jung Library at Hyderabad in the State of Andhra Pradesh is an institution of national importance.



In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-

(a) "Board" means the Board established under section 4;

(b) "Chairman" means the Chairman of the Board;

(c) "Fund" means the fund referred to in section 19;

(d) "Member" means a member of the Board and includes the Chairman;

(e) "Museum" means the Salar Jung Museum together with the Salar Jung Library, declared to be an institution of national importance under this Act;

(f) "Prescribed" means prescribed by rules made under this Act;

(g) "State Government" means the Government of Andhra Pradesh.

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