(Short title given by the Short Titles Act, 1897 (14 of 1897)
The Bill which was passed on the 1st March, 1867, and published as Act No. 16 of 1867, was introduced and passed at one sitting. See the Proceedings in council published in Gazette of India, 1867, Supplement, p. 180.
This Act has been extended and shall be deemed to have been so extended to the whole of Pakistan on the 14th day of October, 1955, see the Central Laws(Statute Reform) Ordinance, 1960 (21 of 1960), s. 3 and 2nd Sch.)