(1) This Act may be called the Coal Mines Labour Welfare Fund (Repeal) Act, 1986.
(2) It shall come into force on such date1 as the Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, appoint.
1. 1st October, 1986, vide notification No. S.O. 681(E), dated 19th September, 1986, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).