29. Act not to be in derogation of Act 6 of 1886.- Nothing in this Act shall be construed to be in derogation of the provisions of the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act, 1886.
30. Power to make rules.- (1) The State Government may, with the approval of the Central Government, by notification in the Official Gazette, make rules to carry out the purposes of this Act.
(2) In particular and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing provision, such rules may provide for
(a) The forms of Registers of births and deaths required to be kept under this Act;
(b) The period within which and the form and the manner in which information should be given to the Registrar under section 8;
(c) The period within which and the manner in which births and deaths shall be notified under sub-section (1) of section 10;
(d) The person from whom and the form in which a certificate as to cause of death shall be obtained;
(e) The particulars of which extract may be given under section 12;
(f) The authority which may grant permission for registration of a birth or death under Sub-section (2) of section 13;
(g) The fees payable for registration made under section 13;
(h) The submission of reports by the Chief Registrar under sub-section (4) of section 4;
(i) The search of birth and death registers and the fees payable for such search and for the grant of extracts from the registers;
(j) The forms in which and the intervals at which the returns and the statistical report under section 19 shall be furnished and published;
(k) The custody, Production and transfer of the registers and other records kept by Registrars;
(l) The correction of errors and the cancellation of entries in the register of births and deaths;
(m) Any other matter which has to be, or may be, prescribed.
(3) Every rule made under this Act shall be laid, as soon as may be after is made, before the State Legislature.)
31. Repeal and Saving- (1) Subject to the provisions of section 29, as from the coming into force of this Act in any State or part thereof, so much of any law in force therein as relates to the matters covered by this Act shall stand repealed in such State or part, as the case may be.
(2) Notwithstanding such repeal, anything done or any action taken (including any instruction or direction issued, any regulation or rule or order made) under any such law shall, in so far as such thing or action is not inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, be deemed to have been done or taken under the provisions aforesaid, as if they were inforce when such thing was done or such action was taken, and shall continue in force accordingly until superseded by anything done or any action taken under this Act.
32. Power to remove difficulty.- If any difficulty arises in giving effect in a State to the provisions of this Act in their application to any area, the State Government may, with the approval of the Central Government, by order make such provisions or give such directions not inconsistent with the provisions of this Act as appears to the State Government to be necessary or expedient for removing the difficulty:
Provided that no order shall be made under this section in relation to any area in a State after the expiration of two years from the date on which this Act comes into force in that area.