SECTION 29, 30 OF CODE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE 1908

What is the procedure for Service of foreign summonses? What is Power to order discovery and the like? Section 29 and 30 of Code of Civil Procedure 1908

Service of foreign summonses and Power to order discovery and the like are defined under Section 29 and 30 of Code of Civil Procedure 1908. Provisions under these Sections are:


 

Section 29 of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Service of foreign summonses"

Summons and other processes issued by-

(a) any Civil or Revenue Court established in any part of India to which the provisions of this Code do not extent, or

(b) any Civil or Revenue Court established or continued by the authority of the Central Government outside India, or

(c) any other Civil or Revenue Court outside India to which the Central Government has, by notification in the Official Gazette, declared the provisions of this section to apply, may be sent to the Courts in the territories to which this Code extends, and served as if they were summonses issued by such Courts.

 

Section 30 of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 "Power to order discovery and the like"

Subject to such conditions and limitations as may be prescribed, the Court may, at any time, either of its own motion or on the application of any party,-

(a) make such orders as may be necessary or reasonable in all matters relating to the delivery and answering of interrogatories, the admission of documents and facts, and the discovery, inspection, production, impounding and return of documents or other material objects producible as evidence;

(b) issue summonses to persons whose attendance is required either to give evidence or to produce documents or such other objects as aforesaid;

(c) order any fact to be proved by affidavit.

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