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IPC Section 1: Title and extent of operation of the Code
This Act shall be called the Indian Penal Code, and shall 1extend to the whole of India 2***.
- The Original words have successively been amended by Act 12 of 1891, s. 2 and Sch. I, the A.O. 1937, the A.O. 1948 and the A.O. 1950 to read as above.
- The words “except the State of Jammu and Kashmir” omitted by Act 34 of 2019, s. 95 and the Fifth Schedule (w.e.f. 31-10- 2019).
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