24. Continuation of orders, etc, issued under enactments repealed and re-enacted.-
Where any 1[Central Act] or Regulation, is, after the commencement of this Act, repealed and re-enacted with or without modification, then, unless it is otherwise expressly provided any 2[appointment notification,] order, scheme, rule, form or bye-law, 2[made or] issued under the repealed Act or Regulation, shall, so far as it is not inconsistent with the provisions re-enacted, continue in force, and be deemed to have been 2[made or] issued under the provisions so re-enacted, unless and until it is superseded by any 2[appointment notification,] order, scheme, rule, form or bye-law, 2[made or] issued under the provisions so re-enacted 3[and when any 1[Central Act] or Regulation, which, by a notification under section 5 or 5A of the 6Scheduled Districts Act, 1874, (14 of 1874) or any like law, has been extended to any local area, has, by a subsequent notification, been withdrawn from the re-extended to such area or any part thereof, the provisions of such Act or Regulation shall be deemed to have been repealed and re-enacted in such area or part within the meaning of this section].
Investigation conducted by Inspectors of Police, under the authorization of notification issued under Prevention of Corruption Act, of 1947 will be proper and will not be quashed under new notification taking the above power, till the aforesaid notification is specifically superseded or withdrawn or modified under the new notification; State of Punjab v. Harnek Singh , AIR 2002 SC 1074.
1. Subs. by A.O. 1937, for “Act of the Governor General in Council”.
2. Ins. by Act 1 of 1903, sec. 3 and Sch. II.
3. Ins. by Act 17 of 1914, sec. 2 and Sch. I
4. Rep. by the A.O. 1937.