India/ 5.3 Sector specific legislation  

5.3.4 Literature and libraries

Delivery of Books and Newspapers (Public Libraries) Act, 1954

The publisher of every book published in the territories to which this Act extends has to compulsorily delivery at his own expense a copy of the book to the National Library in Kolkata and one such copy to three other public libraries.

Public Records Act, 1993

This Act regulates the management, administration and preservation of public records of the Central Government, Union Territory Administrations, public sector undertakings, statutory bodies and corporations, commissions and committees constituted by the Central Government or a Union Territory Administration and matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

Chapter published: 22-04-2014