Login : Advocate | Client
Home Post Your Case My Account Law College Law Library

The Foreigners Act, 1946

Sections Particulars
1 Short title and extent
2 Definitions
3 Power to make orders
3-A Power to exempt citizens of Commonwealth countries and other persons from application of Act in certain cases
4 Internees
5 Change of name
6 Obligations of masters of vessels, etc
7 Obligation of hotel keepers and others to furnish particulars
7-A Power to control places frequented by foreigners
8 Determination of nationality
9 Burden of proof
10 Power to exempt from application of Act
11 Power to give effect to orders, directions, etc
12 Power to delegate authority
13 Attempts, etc., to contravene the provisions of this Act, etc
14 Penalties
15 Protection to persons acting under this Act
16 Application of other laws not barred
17 Repeals

An Act to confer upon the Central Government certain powers in respect of foreigners.

Whereas it is expedient to provide for the exercise by the Central Government of certain powers in respect of the entry of foreigners into India , their presence therein and their departure there from;

It is hereby enacted as follows:

Bare Acts Back

Client Area | Advocate Area | Blogs | About Us | User Agreement | Privacy Policy | Advertise | Media Coverage | Contact Us | Site Map
The information provided on is solely available at your request for informational purposes only and should not be interpreted as soliciting or advertisement.
Powered and driven by Neosys Inc