1)Wild Life Protection Act,1972 restricts cultivation in
2)Indian Forest Act,1961–Section 2(I A) explains Agricultural
income as income derived from land used for agricultural
3)Indian Forest Act,1927-Section2(7) defines ”tree”. The
Act says bamboo is grass, not tree.
4)Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, permits termination
of pregnancy after 20 weeks only if there is a fatal risk to the
mother and not the foetus.
5)Noise Pollution Act, 2000 restricts the noise limit upto
75 decibles in industrial sreas, 65 decibles for business areas,
55decibles for residential areas and 50 decibles for silent areas.
6)Advocates can’t audit sales tax returns filed by traders with
annual sale of over 40lakhs;-only chartered or cost accountants
can do—Supreme Court verdict.
7)Article 19(1)(d) of our Constitution gives us a fundamental
right to ”move freely throught the territory of India” from one
state to another, with a sense of security and freedom.
8)Indian Penal Code, 1860-The column 420 of the Act
refers to different forms of cheating and of the punishment
to be awarded accordingly.Conmen are referred to as 420’s
after the section 420 of the Act.