What is the Special provision for enrolment of certain Supreme Court advocates? Section 20 of Advocates Act, 1961
(1) Notwithstanding anything contained in this
chapter, every advocate who is entitled as of right
to practice in the Supreme Court immediately before
the appointed day and whose name is not entered in
any State roll may, within the prescribed time,
express his intention in the prescribed form to the
Bar Council of India for the entry of his name in
the roll of a State Bar Council and on receipt
thereof the Bar Council of India shall direct that
the name of such advocate shall, without payment of
any fee, be entered in the roll of that State Bar
Council, and the State Bar Council concerned shall
comply with such direction.
(2) Any entry in the State roll made in compliance with the direction of the Bar Council of India under sub-section (1) shall be made in the order of seniority determined in accordance with the provisions of sub-section (3) of section 17.
(3) Where an advocate referred to in sub-section (1) omits or fails to express his intention within the prescribed time, his name shall be entered in the roll of the State Bar Council of Delhi.
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