The Provincial Insolvency Act,1920
Section 1. Short title and extent
(1) This Act may be called the Provincial Insolvency Act,1920.
(2) It extends to 1[the whole of India except, 2[the territories which, immediately before the 1st November,1956, were comprised in Part B States] and the Scheduled Districts.
1. Subs. by the A.O.,1950 for “all the provinces of India, except” .
2. Subs. by the Adaptation of Laws (No.3) Order,1956, for “Part B States” .