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1. Short title, extent, commencement and application
2. Definitions

The Advisory Boards

3. Central Advisory Board
4. State Advisory Board
5. Power to constitute committees

Registration of Establishments employing Contract Labour

6. Appointment of registering officers
7. Registration of certain establishments
8. Revocation of registration in certain cases
9. Effect of non-registration
10. Prohibition of employment of contract labour

Licensing of Contractors

11. Appointment of licensing officers
12. Licensing of contractors
13. Grant of licences
14. Revocation, suspension and amendment of licences
15. Appeal

Welfare and Health of Contract Labour

16. Canteens
17. Rest-rooms
18. Other facilities
19. First aid facilities
20. Liability of principal employer in certain cases
21. Responsibility for payment of wages

Penalties and Procedure

22. Obstructions
23. Contravention of provisions regarding employment of contract labour
24. Other offences
25. Offences by companies
26. Cognizance of offences
27. Limitation of prosecutions


28. Inspecting staff
29. Registers and other records to be maintained
30. Effect of laws and agreements inconsistent with this Act
31. Power to exempt in special cases
32. Protection of action taken under this Act
33. Power to give directions
34. Power to remove difficulties
35. Power to make rules