|THE EAST PUNJAB EXTENSION OF LIMITATION ACT, 1947|
THE EAST PUNJAB EXTENSION OF LIMITATION
East Punjab Act No. 16 of 1947
[1For Statement of Objects and Reasons, see East Punjab Government Gazette, 1947, page 54; for proceedings in Assembly see East Punjab Legislative Assembly Debates, Volume 1, 1947, pages 177-178.]
[Received the assent of His Excellency the Governor- General of India on the
first published in the
East Punjab Government Gazette(Extraordinary), dated the
An Act to extend the period of limitation for appeals and applications which had to be filed in the High Court of Judicature for East Punjab on 29th of September, 1947
is hereby enacted as follows:-
short title and commencement.
1. (1) This Act may be called the East Punjab Ex- tension of Limitation Act, 1947.
(2) It shall be deemed to have come into effect on the 29th of September, 1947.
Extension of the period of Limitation.
2. In computing the period of limitation prescribed
in the Indian Limitation Act, 1908 (IX of 1908), or in any other law for the time being in force, for an appeal or application to the High Court of Judicature for East Punjab, where the limitation expires on the 15th day of November, 1947, or has expired before the said day, the period from the 29th day of September, 1947 to the 15th day of No vember, 1947, shall be excluded.
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