The Tamil Nadu Catering Establishments Act, 1958 (Tamil Nadu Act XIII of 1958) was enacted to regulate the conditions of work of labourers in hotels and other catering establishments. The penalty fixed under this Act have not been revised for the last 40 years and also the fine amount prescribed in the Act, is considerably very low.
The Government of Tamil Nadu has decided to introduce a Bill to amend the Tamil Nadu Catering Establishments Act,1958. The Bill will have the following amendments:
- This Act may be called the Tamil Nadu Catering Establishments (Amendment) Act, 2018.
- It shall come into force on such date as the State Government may, by notification, appoint.
Notification:- 👉Tamilnadu Catering Establishment ammedment 2018