THE PAYMENT OF WAGES (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2016

further to amend the Payment of Wages Act, 1936.

BE it enacted by Parliament in the Sixty-seventh Year of the Republic of India as follows:—

1. (1) This Act may be called the Payment of Wages (Amendment) Act, 2016.
(2) It shall come into force on such date as the Central Government may, by notification
in the Official Gazette, appoint.
2. For section 6 of the Payment of Wages Act, 1936, the following section shall be substituted, namely:—
"6. All wages shall be paid in current coin or currency notes or by cheque or by crediting the wages in the bank account of the employee: