THE EMPLOYEES’ PROVIDENT FUNDS AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS ACT,1952-INDEX

(Act No. 19 of 1952) – 4th March, 1952

An Act to provide for the institution of provident funds, pension fund and deposit-linked insurance fund for employees in factories and other establishments. Be it enacted by Parliament as follows:-

1. TITLE AND DEFINITIONS (SEC.01 to 04) 

2. EMPLOYEES’ PROVIDENT FUNDS SCHEME (SEC.05)

3. CONTRIBUTIONS AND MATTERS (SEC.06)

4. EMPLOYEES’ PENSION SCHEME (SEC.06A)

5. EMPLOYEES’ DEPOSIT-LINKED INSURANCE SCHEME. (SEC.06C)

6. RECOVERY OF MONEY DUE FROM EMPLOYERS. (SEC.08 to 08A)

7. EMPLOYER NOT TO REDUCE WAGES, ETC. (SEC.12.)

8. PENALTIES AND OFFENCES BY COMPANIES (SEC.14 to SEC.14A)

9. ACT NOT TO APPLY TO CERTAIN ESTABLISHMENTS (SEC.16)

10.TRANSFER OF ACCOUNT (SEC.17)