|.||THE FACTORIES ACT [Act No. 63 of 1948] As amended by the Factories (Amendment) Act, 1987]||.|
|.||CHAPTER VI, Working Hours of Adults||.|
66. Further restriction on employment of women
(1) The provisions of this Chapter shall, in their application to women in factories, be supplemented by the following further instructions, namely :-
(2) The ![State] Government may make rules providing for the exemption from the restrictions set out in sub-section (1), to such extent and subject to such conditions as it may prescribe, of women working in fish-curing or fish- canning factories, where the employment of women beyond the hours specified in the said restrictions is necessary to prevent damage to, or deterioration in any raw material.
(3) The rules made under the sub-section (2) shall remain in force for not more than three years at a time. _______________________________________________________________
14. Subs. for "employed
in any factory" by Act 94 of 1976