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THE BOILERS ACT, 1923

(ACT NO. V OF 1923).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 23rd February, 1923  
  
     1 An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to steam-boilers.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to steam-boilers; It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
2A. Application of Act to feed-pipes
2B. Application of Act to economisers
3. Limitation of application
4. Power to limit extent
5. Appointment of Chief Inspector and Inspectors
6. Prohibition of use of unregistered or uncertificated boiler
7. Registration
8. Renewal of certificate
9. Provisional orders
10. Use of boiler pending grant of certificate
11. Revocation of certificate or provisional order
12. Alterations and renewals to boilers
13. Alterations and renewals to steam-pipes
14. Duty of owner at examination
15. Production of certificates, etc.
16. Transfer of certificates, etc.
17. Powers of entry
18. Report of accidents
19. Appeals to Chief Inspector
20. Appeals to appellate authority
21. Finality of orders
22. Minor penalties
23. Penalties for illegal use of boiler
24. Other penalties
25. Penalty for tampering with register mark
26. Limitation and previous sanction for prosecutions
27. Trial of offences
27A. Boilers Board
28. Power to make regulations
29. Power to make rules
30. Penalty for breach of rules
31. Publication of regulations and rules
32. Recovery of fees, etc.
33. Applicability to the Government
34. Exemptions. Power to suspend in case of emergency
35. [Repealed]
SCHEDULE
 
 

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