Garo Hills Ferries Act, 1953
Act No. 2 of 1953
Last Updated 19th February, 2020 [meg095]
(1) The word "Ferry" shall have the same meaning as interpreted in the Northern India Ferries Act, 1878.
(2) "District Council" means the Garo Hills District Council.
(3) "Chief Executive Member" means the Chief Executive Member of the Executive Committee of the Garo Hills District Council.3. Establishment and management of ferries. - (1) All laws for the time being in force in the State of Assam as may be amended or modified from time to time by the District Council with the previous approval of the Governor of Assam shall mutatis mutandis apply in respect of the establishment and management of ferries of the Garo Hills Autonomous District. (2) All references to the State Government, Commissioner of Divisions or District Magistrate in the said law shall be construed as references to the District Council and to the Chief Executive Member respectively.