(2) If any person contravenes the provisions of any rules made under clause (k) of subsection (2) of section 13, he shall be punishable with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees.
(3) Where after a prosecution for an offence under sub-section (1) has been commenced, the licensing authority has reason to believe that the holder of the licence is again Committing the offence or Continues to commit it, the licensing authority may by notice warn the holder of the licence not to continue the offence. If the holder of the licence still persists in Committing the offence the licensing authority may suspend the licence pending the result of the prosecution.
11. Power to revoke licence.- (1) Where the holder of a licence has been convicted of an offence under section 10 of this Act or under section 7 of the Cinematograph Act, 1952 or under section 10 of the Kerala Local Authorities Entertainments Tax Act, 1961 (20 of 1961), the licence may be revoked by the licensing authority by an order in writing.
(2) Where the holder of a licence has been convicted of an offence mentioned in sub-section (1) and the licence has not been revoked by the licensing authority, the 'local authority may call for and examine the record of any proceeding taken under that sub-section, call for any report in connection therewith and may pass such order in reference thereto as it thinks fit:
Provided that no order shall be passed under this sub-section without giving an opportunity to show cause to the party who may be affected by the order.
12. Power to revise proceeding under the Act.- The Government may call for and examine the record of any proceeding taken under this Act, call for any report in connection therewith make or cause to be made any further enquiry and may pass such order in reference thereto as they think fit:
Provided that no order shall be passed under this section without giving an opportunity to show cause to the party who may be affected by the order.
12A. Protection of action taken in good faith.- No suit, prosecution or other legal proceedings shall lie against any person for anything which is in good faith done or intended to be done under this Act.
13. Power to make rules.- (1) The Government may, by notification, make rules to carry out the purposes of this Act.
(2) Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for -
(a) the terms, conditions and restrictions subject to which a licence may be granted under this Act and the fees to be paid in respect of such licence;
(b) the regulation of cinematograph exhibitions for securing the public safety;
(c) the time within which and the conditions subject to which an appeal under subsection (7) of section 5 may be preferred, and the fees to be paid in respect of such appeal;
(d) the procedure to be followed by persons submitting applications for permission under section 6;
(e) the documents and plans to be submitted together with such applications, and the fees to be paid on such applications;
(f) the matters to be taken into consideration by the licensing authority before approving the site for the construction of the building, or the plans for the construction or reconstruction of the building, or the installation of machinery;