Jammu and Kashmir reorganisation act 2019 was passed by both houses of parliament and received the assent of the president on 9th August 2019.
The central government by gazette notification appointed 31st October 2019 as the date on which this act came into force.
The act bifurcated the state of Jammu and Kashmir into union territory of Ladakh and union territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
Section 95(1) of the act provides that all Central laws in table 1 of the fifth schedule to the act on and from the appointed day, shall apply to the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir and Union territory of Ladakh.
5th schedule table-1 S.No. 09 pertain to CrPC. It provides that the words “except the state of Jammu and Kashmir” shall be omitted.