Government Securities Act 2006
31. Certain laws not to apply to Government securities. -
1. The Public Debt Act, 1944 shall cease to apply to the Government securities to which this Act applies and to all matters for which provisions have been made by this Act.
2. Notwithstanding such cessation anything done or any action taken in the exercise of any power conferred by or under that Act shall be deemed to have been done or taken in the exercise of the powers conferred by or under this Act as if this Act was in force at all material times.
3. Nothing contained in the Depositories Act, 1996 or the regulations made thereunder shall apply to Government securities covered by this Act unless an agreement is executed to the contrary by any depository under the Depositories Act, 1996 with the Government or the Bank, as the case may be.