Laws and Bare Acts of India at MyNation.net

MyNation Foundation Online Law Library

Section 4 – The Press and Registration of Books Act,1867

The Press and Registration of Books Act,1867

Section 4. Keeper of printing press to make declaration

1[(1)] No person shall within 2[India], keep in his possession any press for the printing of books or papers, who shall not have made and subscribed the following declaration before 3[the District, Presidency or Sub divisional Magistrate] within whose local jurisdiction such press may be:

“I, A.B., declare that I have a press for printing at. –

And this last blank shall be filled up with a true and precise description of the place where such press may be situate.

4[(2)] As often as the place where a press is kept is changed, a new declaration shall be necessary:

Provided that where the change is for a period not exceeding sixty days and the place where the press is kept after the change is within the local jurisdiction of the Magistrate referred to in sub-section (1), no new declaration shall be necessary if-

(a) A statement relating to the change is furnished to the said Magistrate within twenty four hours thereof, and

(b) The keeper of the press continues to be the same.]

——————–

1. Section 4 re-numbered as sub-section (1) of that section by Act 55 of 1955, sec.5 (w.e.f. 1-7-1956).

2. Subs. by Act 3 of 1951, sec.3 and Sch., for “the States” .

3. Subs. by Act 56 of 195 1, sec.36, for “the Magistrate” (w.e.f. 1-2-1952).

4. Ins. by Act 55 of 1955, sec.5 (w.e.f. 1-7-1956).

Previous | Next

The Press and Registration of Books Act,1867

Indian Laws – Bare Acts

MyNation

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2021 Laws and Bare Acts of India at MyNation.net
×

Free Legal Help, Just WhatsApp Away

MyNation HELP line

We are Not Lawyers, but No Lawyer will give you Advice like We do

Please read Group Rules – CLICK HERE, If You agree then Please Register CLICK HERE and after registration  JOIN WELCOME GROUP HERE

We handle Women Centric biased laws like False Section 498A IPC, Domestic Violence(DV ACT), Divorce, Maintenance, Alimony, Child Custody, HMA 24, 125 CrPc, 307, 312, 313, 323, 354, 376, 377, 406, 420, 497, 506, 509; TEP, RTI and many more…

MyNation FoundationMyNation FoundationMyNation Foundation