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PRESIDENCY MAGISTRATES (COURT-FEES) ACT, 1877 [REPEALED]

Ministry of Law and Justice

Act nº 4 of 1877


  • Amending Acts
  • Act nº 4 of 1877

Preamble

THE PRESIDENCY MAGISTRATES (COURT-FEES) ACT, 1877

[Act, No. 4 of 1877]

[AS ON 1956]

{Short title given by the Indian Short Titles Act, 1897 (14 of 1897).}

[28th February, 1877]

PREAMBLE

An Act to regulate the procedure and increase the jurisdiction of the Courts of Magistrates in the Presidency-towns.

WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law regulating the procedure of the Courts of Magistrates in the Presidency-towns and to increase the jurisdiction of such Courts; It is hereby enacted as follows:--

Section 1 to 56. Repealed

Rep. by the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1882 (Act 10 of 1882).

Section 57. Fees for summonses and warrants

A fee of eight annas shall be paid for every summons or warrant issued by a Presidency Magistrate, except in the case of a summons to attend and give evidence or to produce documents, in which case they shall be paid a fee of four annas:

Power to remit fees.-

Provided that such Magistrate may in any case remit any such fee, if he is satisfied that the complainant is unable to pay the same, and shall remit it when the complaint is made by a public servant in the execution of his duty.

Section 58 to end. Repealed

Rep. by the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1882 (Act 10 of 1882).

Amending Acts

The Judicial Administration Laws (Repeal) Act 2001

THE JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION LAWS (REPEAL) ACT 2001

[Act No. 22 of 2001]

[29th August, 2001]

PREAMBLE

An act to repeal the Civil Courts Amins Act, 1856 and certain other enactments.

Be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-second Year of the Republic of India as follows: --

1. Short title -

This Act may be called the Judicial Administration Laws (Repeal) Act, 2001.

2. Repeal -

The enactments specified in the Schedule are hereby repealed.

THE SCHEDULE

(See section 2)

REPEAL OF ENACTMENTS

Year

No.

Subject or short title

(1)

(2)

(3)

1856

12

The Civil Courts Amins Act, 1856.

1886

23

The Bombay High Court (Letters Patent) Act, 1866.

1866

25

The Unclaimed Deposits Act, 1866.

1867

16

The Acting Judges Act, 1867.

1869

13

The Procedure of the High Court for Uttar Pradesh.

1870

5

The Unclaimed Deposits Act, 1870.

1877

4

The Presidency Magistrates (Court-fees) Act, 1877.

1919

9

The Punjab Courts (Supplementing) Act, 1919.

1937

25

The Federal Court Act, 1937.

1948

1

The Federal Court (Enlargement of Jurisdiction) Act, 1947.

1849

Constituent Assembly Act V

The Abolition of Privy Council Jurisdiction Act, 1949,

1949

Rajasthan

Ord. XV

The Rajasthan High Court Ordinance, 1949.

1950

15

The Judicial Commissioners' Courts (Declaration as High Courts)Act, 1950.

1950

41

The Bhopal and Vindhya Pradesh (Courts) Act, 1950.

1952

72

The Mysore High Court (Extension of Jurisdiction to Coorg) Act, 1952.

1953

44

The Manipur Court-fees (Amendment and Validation) Act, 1953.

1964

16

The Goa, Daman and Diu Judicial Commissioner's Court (Declaration as High Court) Act, 1964.

Repealing Act1
Judicial Administration Laws (Repeal) Act 2001

THE JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION LAWS (REPEAL) ACT, 2001

[Act, No. 22 of 2001]

[29th August, 2001]

PREAMBLE

An act to repeal the Civil Courts Amins Act, 1856 and certain other enactments.

Be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-second Year of the Republic of India as follows:--

1. Short title

This Act may be called the Judicial Administration Laws (Repeal) Act, 2001.

2. Repeal

The enactments specified in the Schedule are hereby repealed.

THE SCHEDULE

(See section 2)

repeal of enactments

Year

No.

Subject or short title

(1)

(2)

(3)

1856

12

The Civil Courts Amins Act, 1856.

1886

23

The Bombay High Court (Letters Patent) Act, 1866.

1866

25

The Unclaimed Deposits Act, 1866.

1867

16

The Acting Judges Act, 1867.

1869

13

The Procedure of the High Court for Uttar Pradesh.

1870

5

The Unclaimed Deposits Act, 1870.

1877

4

The Presidency Magistrates (Court-fees) Act, 1877.

1919

9

The Punjab Courts (Supplementing) Act, 1919.

1937

25

The Federal Court Act, 1937.

1948

1

The Federal Court (Enlargement of Jurisdiction) Act, 1947.

1849

Constituent Assembly Act V

The Abolition of Privy Council Jurisdiction Act, 1949,

1949

Rajasthan Ord. XV

The Rajasthan High Court Ordinance, 1949.

1950

15

The Judicial Commissioners' Courts (Declaration as High Courts)Act, 1950.

1950

41

The Bhopal and Vindhya Pradesh (Courts) Act, 1950.

1952

72

The Mysore High Court (Extension of Jurisdiction to Coorg) Act, 1952.

1953

44

The Manipur Court-fees (Amendment and Validation) Act, 1953.

1964

16

The Goa, Daman and Diu Judicial Commissioner's Court (Declaration as High Court) Act, 1964.