A continuum on the General Clauses Act, 1897 with special reference to the admissibility and codification of external aids to interpretation of statutes[2002]

Law Commission of India  Reports No 183 A continuum on the General Clauses Act, 1897 with special reference to the admissibility and codification of external aids to interpretation of statutes Forwarded to the Union Minister of Law and Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India by Justice M. Jagannadha Rao, Chairman, Law Commission of India, on November 8, 2002. November 8, 2002 Shri … Continue reading A continuum on the General Clauses Act, 1897 with special reference to the admissibility and codification of external aids to interpretation of statutes[2002]

Recommendation as to time limit for oral arguments[1984]

Law Commission of India Report No. 99 2.11. Recommendation as to time limit for oral arguments. Having considered all these aspects of the problem, we are not inclined to suggest any rigid or mathematically precise time limits for oral arguments. It may be difficult to lay down any hard and fast rule for determining the minimum time for oral arguments in all cases. However, it … Continue reading Recommendation as to time limit for oral arguments[1984]

Oral and Written Arguments in the Higher Courts[1984]

Law Commission of India Report No. 99 Oral and Written Arguments in the Higher Courts Forward to the Union Minister of Law and Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India by K.K. Mathew, Chairman, Law Commission of India, on April 26, 1984. Shasstri Bhavan, New Delhi-110001, April 26, 1984 Shri Jagannath Kaushal, Minister of Law, Justice and Company Affairs, New Delhi.My Dear Minister, … Continue reading Oral and Written Arguments in the Higher Courts[1984]

The Advocates’ Welfare Fund Act, 2001

The Advocates’ Welfare Fund Act, 2001 (45 OF 2001) 237 [14th September, 2001]An Act to provide for the constitution of a welfare fund for the benefit of advocates and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.Be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-second Year of the Republic of India as follows:—   CHAPTER I Preliminary 1. Short title, extent and commencement.—(1) This Act may be called … Continue reading The Advocates’ Welfare Fund Act, 2001

The Administrative Tribunals Act, 1985

The Administrative Tribunals Act, 1985 (13 OF 1985) [27th February, 1985] An Act to provide for the adjudication or trial by Administrative Tribunals of disputes and complaints with respect to recruitment and conditions of service of persons appointed to public services and posts in connection with the affairs of the Union or of any State or of any local or other authority within the territory … Continue reading The Administrative Tribunals Act, 1985

Procedure before Administrative Tribunals

CHAPTER IV  Procedure sec 19 to 27 The Administrative Tribunals Act, 1985 19. Applications to Tribunals .-(1) Subject to the other provisions of this Act, a person aggrieved by any order pertaining to any matter within the jurisdiction of a Tribunal may make an application to the Tribunal for the redressal of his grievance. Explanation.-For the purposes of this sub-section, “order” means an order made- (a) … Continue reading Procedure before Administrative Tribunals

Forms for Civil Pleading

APPENDICES TO THE FIRST SCHEDULE FORMS APPENDIX A PLEADINGS (1) TITLES OF SUITS IN THE COURT OFA.B. (add description and residence)… … … Plaintiff against C.D. (add descritption and residence) Defendant (2) DESCRIPTION OF PARTIES IN PARTICULAR CASES [The Union of Inida or the State of , as the case may be.] ___________________ The Advocate General of ___________________ The Collector of ___________________ The State of ___________________ The … Continue reading Forms for Civil Pleading

Appointment of Receiver by Civil Court

Order 40 –  APPOINTMENT OF RECEIVERS 1. Appointment of receivers. – (1) Where it appears to the Court to be just and convenient, the Court may by order— (a) appointment a receiver of any property, whether before or after decree; (b) remove any person from the possession or custody of the property; (c) commit the same to the possession, custody or management of the receiver; and (d) … Continue reading Appointment of Receiver by Civil Court

Appeals to the Supreme Court under Civil Code

Sec-9 to 12 SECTION 109: WHEN APPEALS LIE TO THE SUPREME COURT Subject to the provisions in Chapter IV of Part V of the Constitution and such rules as may, from time to time, be made by the Supreme Court regarding appeals from the Courts of India, and to the provisions hereinafter contained, an appeal shall lie to the Supreme Court from any judgment, decree or … Continue reading Appeals to the Supreme Court under Civil Code