Maternity Benefit Act, 1961
1. Short title, extent and commencement
(1) This Act may be called the Maternity Benefit Act, 1961.
(2) It extends to the whole of
(3) It shall come into force on such date2 as may be notified in this behalf in the Official Gazette-
3[(a) in relation to mines and to any other establishment wherein persons are employed for the exhibition of equestrian, acrobatic and other performances, by the Central Government; and ]
(b) in relation to other establishments in a State, by the State Government.