Chapter 30

Shops and Establishments Acts

Chapter Objectives

This chapter will enable students to:

  1. Understand the main objectives of shops and establishments legislation
  2. Describe the provisions of all Bihar Shops and Establishment Act, 1953, relating to house of work, rest intervals and weekly and other holidays
  3. Describe the provisions of the Act relating to protection of wages and annual leave with wages
  4. Explain the provisions of the Act relating to termination of employment
  5. Present an assessment of the Act and suggest measures for improvements

Shops and Establishments Laws in India

The Shops and Establishments Acts in the country have been state enactments. The Acts in operation in the country include the Acts of Tamil Nadu (1947), Assam ...

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