MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT
New Delhi, the 31st March, 2017
S.O. 1026(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 1 of the Maternity Benefit Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017 ( 6 of 2017), the Central Government hereby appoints—
(i) the 1st day of April, 2017 as the date on which the provisions of the said Act, except sub-section (5) of section 3: and
(ii) the 1st day of July, 2017, as the date on which sub-section (5) of section 3 of the said Act,
shall come into force.
[F.No.S-36012//03/201 5-SS-I] MANISH KUMAR GUPTA, Jt. Secy.