Apprentices Act, 1961
33. COGNIZANCE OF OFFENCES:-
No court shall take cognizance of any offence under this Act or the rules made there under except on a complaint thereof in writing made by the Apprenticeship Adviser 1or the officer of the rank of Deputy Apprenticeship Adviser and above within six months from the date on which the offence is alleged to have been committed.
1. Ins. by Act 4 of 1997, sec. 8 (w.e.f. 8-1-1997).