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Preamble   -             THE DEFENCE AND INTERNAL SECURITY OF INDIA ACT, 1971
Chapter I  -             PRELIMINARY
Section 1  -             Short title, extent, application, duration and savings
Section 2  -             Definitions
Chapter II  -             EMERGENCY POWERS
Section 3  -             Power to make rules
Section 5  -             Enhanced penalties
Section 6  -             Temporary amendments to Acts
Section 7  -             Constitution of Special Tribunals
Section 8  -             Jurisdiction of Special Tribunals
Section 9  -             Procedure of Special Tribunals
Section 10  -             Exclusion of public from proceedings of Special Tribunals
Section 11  -             Powers of Special Tribunals
Section 12  -             Sentences of Special Tribunals
Chapter IV  -             EMPLOYMENT OF TECHNICAL PERSONNEL IN THE NATIONAL SERVICE
Section 13  -             Definitions
Section 14  -             Liability for employment in national service
Section 15  -             National Service Tribunals
Section 16  -             Notified establishments
Section 17  -             Employment of technical personnel in the national service
Section 18  -             Re-instatement
Section 20  -             Penalties and procedure
Section 21  -             Service of summons, notices, orders, etc.
Section 22  -             Power to make rules
Chapter V  -             REQUISITIONING AND ACQUISITION OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTY
Section 23  -             Requisitioning of immovable property
Section 24  -             Payment of compensation
Section 25  -             Power to obtain information and give direction
Section 26  -             Power of entry into, and inspection of, property, etc.
Section 27  -             Eviction from requisitioned property
Section 28  -             Penalty for contravention of any order regarding requisitioning
Section 29  -             Release from requisition
Section 30  -             Acquisition of requisitioned property
Section 31  -             Compensation for acquisition of requisitioned property
Section 32  -             Power to make rules
Chapter VI  -             SUPPLEMENTAL
Section 34  -             Power to delegate
Section 35  -             Rules to be laid before Houses of Parliament
Section 36  -             Jurisdiction of ordinary courts
Section 39  -             Savings as to orders
Section 40  -             Protection of action taken under the Act
Statement of Objects and Reasons   -             DEFENCE OF INDIA ACT, 1971