REST HOUSES ACT

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Control of rest houses to be vested in Government Agents, or Municipal or Urban Councils.

3. Transfer of control of rest houses.

4. Rest house rules.

5. Letting of rest houses.

6. Financial provisions.

6A. Vesting of powers on certain bodies or persons under the Act.

7. Interpretation.

22 of 1951,

43 of 1956,

32 of 1981.

AN ACT to provide for the vesting in appropriate authorities of the control of rest houses, and for the letting, use, and occupation of rest houses.

[Date of Commencement: 1st April, 1951]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Rest Houses Act.

2. Control of rest houses to be vested in Government Agents, or Municipal or Urban Councils.

(1) The control of every rest house situated within the administrative limits of any Municipal Council or Urban Council shall be vested in the Council.

(2) The control of every rest house (other than a rest house referred to in subsection (1)) shall he vented in the Government Agency of the administrative district in which that rest house is situated.

3. Transfer of control of rest houses.

(1) The Minister may by Order published in the Gazette transfer the control of any rest house to and vest such control in. such appropriate authority as may be specified in the Order. Every such Order shall specify the date on which it shall take effect.

(2) An Order may be made under subsection (1) in respect of any rest house, from time to time, as occasion may require and shall have effect notwithstanding anything in section 2 or in any Order previously made under subsection (1) of this section,

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