An Act to provide for the regulation of trade and commerce in, and production, supply, distribution and use of, the product of any industry producing dangerous machines with a view to securing the welfare of labour operating any such machine and for payment of compensation for the death or bodily injury suffered by any labourer while operating any such machine, and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
BE it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-fourth Year of the Republic of India as follows-
SECTION 01: SHORT TITLE, EXTENT AND COMMENCEMENT
(1) This Act may be called the Dangerous Machines (Regulation) Act, 1983.
(2) It extends to the whole of India.
(3) This section and clause (c) of section 3-shall come into force at once in all the State and the remaining provisions of this Act shall come into force in a State on such date1as the State Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint and different dates may be appointed for different provisions of this Act; and any reference in any provision of this Act to the commencement of this Act shall in relation to any State be construed as a reference to the commencement of that provision in that State.