Remember | Register | Forgot Password?
Bookmark This Page   RSS Feeds  Follow On Twitter


Search for Lawyers          

Home > Bare Acts > Others > Assam Rifles Act,1941 > DEFINITIONS

Please Wait ..

Assam Rifles Act,1941

Act No : 5



E-mail Print

- In this Act unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-

(1) "active service" means service at outposts, or against hostile tribes or other persons in the field;

(2) "Commandant" or "Assistant Commandant" means a person appointed by the Central
Government to be Commandant or an Assistant Commandant of the Assam Rifles;

(3)2[``District Magistrate" includes a Deputy Commissioner;]

(4) "rifleman" means a person appointed as such under Section 4-after he has signed the statement in the Schedule in accordance with the provisions of sub-section (2) of Section 4-, and includes a rifleman appointed under the Assam Rifles Act, 1920and a Military Police Officer appointed under the Eastern Bengal and Assam Military Police Act, 1912,3[and a non-combatant appointed as such, whether before or after the ommencement4of the Assam Rifles (Amendment) Act, 1951;]

(5) "superior officer" means, in relation to any rifleman.-

(a) an officer of a higher class than, or of a higher grade in the same class as himself and

(b) any Assistant Commandant or Commandant;

(6) the expressions "reason to believe", "criminal force", "assault", "fraudulently" and "voluntarily causing hurt" have the meanings assigned to them respectively in the Indian Penal Code-.

Add to your blinklist account Monitor with Blogarithm Add to delicious Add to your digg account Add to your fark account Add to your furl account Add to your magnolia account Add to your myyahoo account Add to your reddit account Add to your newsvine account Add to your shadows account Add to your simpy account Add to your spurl account
Read / Write Comments

See SC Judgments Of This Act


Read All Comments


We will be updating this section with more ACTS soon!!

Quick Links

Subscribe to Bare Acts Feed

Enter your email to receive Bare Act Updates:

web analytics