1. SHORT TITLE, EXTENT AND COMMENCEMENT
1(1) This Act may be called the Air Corporations Act, 1953.
(2) It shall come into force on such date1 as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint.
1. Came into force on 28-5-1953, vide S.R.O. 968A, published in Gazette of India, Extra., Pt. II, Sec. 3, dated 28th May, 1953. The Act has been extended to the Union Territories of Goa, Daman and Diu by the Goa, Daman and Diu (Laws) Regulation, 1962 (12 of 1962) (w.e.f. 1-2-1965), to Dadra and Nagar Haveli by the Dadra and Nagar Haveli (Laws) REgulation, 1963 (6 of 1963), (w.e.f. 1-7-1965); and to Pondicherry by the Pondicherry (Laws) REgulation, 1963 (7 of 1963), (w.e.f. 1-10-1963).