The following Act of Parliament has received the assent of the President on the 19th July, 1987 (second Shravan, 1394) and is hereby published for general information
Act No.33 of 1987
An Act made further to amend the Workmen's Compensation Act, 1923
Whereas it is expedient further to amend the Workmen's Compensation Act, 1923 (VIII of 1923);
Now, therefore, it is herewith enacted as follows:-
1. Short title and commencement.-
(1) This Act may be called the Workmen's Compensation (Amendment) Act, 1987.
(2) It shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1st June of 1985.
2. Amendment of section 2 of Act VIII of 1923.- In section 2
of the Workmen's Compensation Act, 1923 (VIII of 1923), for the words "fifteen
hundred" in (n)(ii) of sub-section (1) the words "three thousand" shall