Conditions of Employment Act, 1936

Registers of outworkers.

18.—(1) Every employer who employs any outworkers shall keep in accordance with regulations made under this section, a register of all outworkers for the time being employed by him.

(2) The Minister may by order make regulations for the following purposes, that is to say:—

(a) prescribing the form of the register of outworkers to be kept in pursuance of this section and, if the Minister so thinks fit, prescribing different such forms in respect of different classes of industrial work, and

(b) prescribing the matters and things to be entered in every such register and, where necessary, prescribing different such matters and things in respect of every different form (if any) of such register.

(3) Every employer who is required by this section to keep a register of outworkers and fails to keep such a register in accordance with this section and the regulations made thereunder shall be guilty of an offence under this section.