Court Fees (Sind Amendment) Ordinance, 1978
(ORDINANCE XII OF 1978)
An Ordinance to amend the
Court Fees Act, 1870, in its application to the Province of Sind
(Gazette of Sind, extraordinary, Part I, 2nd August, 1978)
No. S. Legis 1 (13)/78. The following Ordinance by the Governor of Sind is hereby published for general information: –
Preamble. Whereas it is expedient to amend the Court Fees Act, 1870, in its application to the Province of Sind in the manner hereinafter appearing:
Now, therefore, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the fifth day of July, 1977, read with the Laws (Continuance in Force) Order, 1977, the Governor of Sind is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance: —
1. Short title and commencement.
(1) This Ordinance may be called the Court Fees (Sind Amendment) Ordinance, 1978.
(2) It shall come into force at once and be deemed to have taken effect on and from the 1st August, 1978.
2. Abolition of court-fees in certain cases. Notwithstanding anything contained in the Court Fees Act, 1870 (Act VII of 1870), no court-fee shall be payable in a criminal case and, a case of civil nature the value of which does not exceed twenty-five thousand rupees.