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1 THE SARAIS ACT, 1867

(ACT NO. XXII OF 1867).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 15th March, 1867  
  
     2 An Act for the regulation of public Sarais and Puraos.
 
Preamble
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation of public Sarais and Puraos: It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. [Repealed]
2. Interpretation-clause
“Sarai”
“ Keeper of a Sarai”
“Magistrate of the District”
3. Notice of this Act to be given to keepers of sarais
4. Registers of sarais to be kept
5. Lodgers, etc., not to be received in sarais until registered
6. Magistrate may refuse to register keeper not producing certificate of character
7. Duties of keepers of sarais
8. Power to order reports from keepers of sarais
9. Power to shut up, secure, clear and clean deserted sarais
10. Taking down or repairing ruinous sarais
11. Sale of materials of ruinous sarais
12. Penalty for permitting sarais to be filthy or overgrown
13. Power for Government to make regulations
14. Penalty for infringing Act or Regulations
15. Conviction for third offence to disqualify persons from keeping sarais
16. Nothing in Act to apply to certain sarais
17. [Repealed] Power to Government to extend this Act
18. Short title
SCHEDULE
 
 

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