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THE BUILDING & OTHER CONSTRUCTION WORKERSÂ’ (REGULATION OF EMPLOYMENT & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE) ACT, 1996.

     This is an act to regulate the employment and condition of service of building and other construction workers and to provide for their safety, health and welfare measures and for other matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
     According to Sec 1(4) It applies to every establishment which employes or had employed on any day of the preceding twelve months, ten or more building workers in any building or other construction work.
     According to Sec 7(1) every employer shall, -
         a) in relation to an establishment to which this Act applies on its commencement, within a period of sixty days from such commencement; and
         b) in relation to any other establishment to which this Act may be applicable at any time after such commencement, within a period of sixty days from the date on which this Act becomes applicable to such establishment,
make an application to the registering officer for the registration of such establishment;
     Provided that the registering officer may entertain any such application after the expiry of the periods aforesaid, if he is staisfied that the applicant was prevented by sufficient cause from making the application within such period.


        I have read and understood the provisions of the Act & Rules framed thereunder and I declare that I shall abide by the provisions of the Act & Rules whereever applicable.

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