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TRADE UNIONS ACT, 1926

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Preliminary

1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions

Registration of Trade Unions

3. Appointment of Registrars
4. Mode of registration
5. Application for registration
6. Provisions to be contained in the rules of a Trade Union
7. Power to call for further particulars and to require alteration of name
8. Registration
9. Certificate of registration

9-A. Minimum requirement about membership of a Trade Union

Registration of Trade Unions

10. Cancellation of registration
11. Appeal
12. Registered Office
13. Incorporation of registered Trade Unions
14. Certain Acts not to apply to registered Trade Unions

Rights and Liabilities of Registered Trade Unions

15. Objects on which general funds may be spent
16. Constitution of a separate fund for political purposes
17. Criminal conspiracy in trade disputes
18. Immunity from civil suit in certain cases
19. Enforceability of agreements
20. Right to inspect books of Trade Union
21. Rights of minors to membership of Trade Unions
21-A. Disqualifications of office-bearers of Trade Unions
22. Proportion of office-bearers to be connected with the industry
23. Change of name
24. Amalgamation of Trade Unions
25. Notice of change of name or amalgamation
26. Effects of change of name and of amalgamation
27. Dissolution
28. Returns

Regulations

29. Power To Make Regulations
30. Publication of Regulations

Penalties and Procedure

31. Failure to submit returns
32. Supplying false information regarding Trade Unions
33. Cognizance of Offences