The Railway Protection Force Act, 1957

Act ID: 195723
Act Number: 23
Enactment Date: 1957-08-29
Act Year: 1957
Short Title: The Railway Protection Force Act, 1957
Long Title: An Act to provide for the constitution and regulation of an armed Force of the Union for the better protection and security of railway property, passenger area and passengers and for matters connected therewith.
Ministry: Ministry of Railways
Enforcement Date: 10-09-1959
Notification: 10th September 1959, vide notification No. 58-security/16/9, dated 10-9-1959, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, s. 1. Extended to Goa, Daman and Diu with modifications, by Reg. 12 of 1962, s. 3 and Schedule. The Act comes into force in Pondicherry on 1-10-1963, s. 3 and Schedule I. Extended to and brought into force in Dadra and Nagar Haveli (w.e.f. 1-7-1965) by Reg. 6 of 1963, s. 2 and Schedule I.


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