Court : Karnataka
Decided on : Dec-12-1957
Reported in : AIR1958Kant132; AIR1958Mys132; ILR1957KAR448; (1958)36MysLJ139
..... issued by different state governments, under section 35 of the indian court-fees act. in most of these notifications the less have been reduced or remitted with reference to a class of persons, who, according to the concerned governments deserve remission or reduction. the state gov government of east punjab have conferred the benefit under this section to the displaced persons. the gov ..... not a provision to regulate the powers of the government. it is a power conferring section. it must be given its full amplitude. the section merely lays down the outer limits of the power of the government. it is for the gov government to choose both the area and the class of people to be benefited by the remission or reduction ..... in question. read this way the power of the gov government to reduce or remit the court-fees, is co-extensive with that of the legislature. it must be remembered that it is a power to reduce or remit the court-fee und not to impose. 8. if the government's ..... 132-(f). the rajpramukh is pleased to exempt all displaced destitute persons in the whole of the hyderabad state who during the period of 2 years commencing from 13th sep. 1947 to 13th sep. 1949 have been dispossessed of their immoveable property, from the payment of the court-fees payable under schedule nos. 1 and 2 of the said .....Tag this Judgment!