THE CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE (PUNJAB AMENDMENT) ACT, 1940

(Punjab Act XI of 1940)

C O N T E N T S

Sections

         1.         Short title.

         2.         Amendment of section 162 of Act V of 1898.

 

[1]THE CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE (PUNJAB AMENDMENT) ACT, 1940

(Punjab Act XI of 1940)

[19 June 1940]

An Act to amend the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898, in its application to the Punjab

1.   Short title This Act may be cited as the Code of Criminal Procedure (Punjab Amendment) Act, 1940.

2.   Amendment of section 162 of Act V of 1898.— In sub-section (2) of section 162 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898, after the figure “1872” the following words and figures shall be deemed to be added, namely:-

      “or to affect the provisions of section 27 of that Act”.

 



[1]Received the assent of the Governor-General on 4th June, 1940, and was first published in the Punjab Government Gazette (Extraordinary), dated 19th June, 1940.