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Census Act, 1948

ACT No.37 of 1948

[AS ON 1955]

Sections Particulars
1 Short title and extent
2 Rule of construction respecting enactments not extending to part B States
3 Central Government to take census
4 Appointment of ceases staff
5 Status of census authorities as public servants
6 Discharge of duties of census officers in certain cases
7 Powers call upon certain persons to assistance
8 Asking of questions and obligation to answer
9 Occupier to permit access and affixing of numbers
10 Occupier or manager to fill up schedule
11 Penalties
12 Sanction required for prosecutions
13 Operation of other laws not barred
14 Jurisdiction
15 Records of census not open to inspection nor admissible in evidence
16 Temporary suspension of other laws as to mode of taking census in municipalities
17 Grant of statistical abstracts
18 Power to make rules

An Act to provide for certain matters in connection with the taking of census.

[3rd September.1948.]

WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the taking of census in { The word "the Provinces and Acceding States " were the A.O.1950.} India or any part thereof whenever necessary or desirable and to provide for certain matters in connection with the taking of such census;

It is hereby enacted as follows:-

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