15. Duties of Labour Courts, Tribunals and National Tribunals
1[15. Duties of Labour Courts, Tribunals and National Tribunals. Where an industrial dispute has been referred to a Labour Court, Tribunal or National Tribunal for adjudication, it shall hold its proceedings expeditiously and shal1, 2[within the period specified in the order referring such industrial dispute or the further period extended under the second proviso to sub-section (2A) of section 10], submit its award to the appropriate Government.
1. Subs. by Act 36 of 1956, sec. 12, for sections 15,16,17and 17A (w.e.f. 10-3-1957), Section 17A was ins. by Act 48 of 1950, sec. 34 and Sch.
2. Subs. by Act 46 of 1982, sec. 10, for certain words (w.e.f. 21-8-1984).