Indian Bare Acts

THE TEXTILE UNDERTAKINGS (NATIONALISATION) ACT, 1995

Title : THE TEXTILE UNDERTAKINGS (NATIONALISATION) ACT, 1995

Year : 1995



(1) Every person who is a workman within the meaning of the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, and has been, immediately before the appointed day, in the employment of a textile undertaking shall become, on and from the appointed day, an employee of the National Textile Corporation, and shall hold office or service in the National Textile Corporation with the same rights and privileges as to pension, gratuity and order matters as would have been admissible to him if the rights in relation to such textile undertaking had not been transferred to, and vested in, the National Textile Corporation, and shall continue to do so unless and until his employment in the National Textile Corporation is duly terminated or until his remuneration, terms and conditions of employment are duly altered by the National Textile Corporation.

(2) Every person who is not a workman within the meaning of the Industrial Disputes Act 1947, and who has been, immediately before the appointed day, in the employment of a textile undertaking shall, in so far as such person is employed in connection with the textile undertaking which has vested in the National Textile Corporation, become, as from the appointed day, an employee of the National Textile Corporation and shall hold his office or service therein by the same tenure, at the same remuneration and upon the same terms and conditions and with the same rights and privileges as to pension and gratuity and other matters as he would have held the same under the textile undertaking if it had not vested in the National Textile Corporation and shall continue to do so unless and until his employment in the National Textile Corporation is duly terminated or until his remuneration, terms and conditions of employment are duly altered by the National Textile Corporation.

(3) Notwithstanding anything contained in the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, or in any other law for the time being in force, the transfer of the services of any Officer or other employee of a textile undertaking to the National Textile Corporation shall not entitle such Officer or other employee to any compensation under this Act or any other law for the time being in force and no such claim shall be entertained by any Court, tribunal or other authority.

(4) Where, under the terms of any contract of service or otherwise, any person whose services become terminated or whose services become transferred to the National Textile Corporation by reason of the provisions of this Act is entitled to any arrears of salary or wages or any payment for any leave not availed of or other payment, not being a payment by way of gratuity or pension, such person may, except to the extent such liability has been taken over by the Central Government under section 5 enforce his claim against the owner of the textile undertaking but not against the Central Government or the National Textile Corporation.



(1) Where the owner of a textile undertaking has established a provident fund, superannuation, welfare or other fund for the benefit of the persons employed in such textile undertaking the monies rela table to the employees, whose service shave become transferred by or under this Act to the National Textile Corporation shall, out of the monies standing, on the appointed day, to the credit of such provident fund, superannuation, welfare or other fund, stand transferred to, and shall vest in, the National Textile Corporation.

(2) The monies which stand transferred, under sub-section (1),to the National Textile Corporation shall be dealt with by that Corporation in such manner as may be prescribed.



Where any textile undertaking or any part thereof is transferred under this Act to a subsidiary textile corporation, every person referred to in sub-section (1) and sub-section (2) of section 14 shall on and from the date of such transfer, become an employee of the subsidiary textile corporation, and the provisions of sections 14 and 15 shall apply to such employee as they apply to an employee of the National Textile Corporation as if references in the said sections to the National Textile Corporation were references to the subsidiary textile corporation.

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