45. Execution of decrees outside India.
So much of the foregoing sections of this Part as empowers a Court to send a decree for execution to another Court shall be construed as empowering a Court in any State to send a decree for execution to any Court established 2[***] by the authority of the Central Government3[outside India] to which the State Government has by notification in the Official Gazette declared this section to apply].
Pondicherry-After section 45 insert the following:-
“45-A. Execution of decrees etc. passed or made before the Commencement of the Code in Pondicherry- Any Judgment, decree or order passed or made before the Commencement of this Code by any Civil Court in the Union Territory of Pondicherry shall for the purpose of execution be deemed to have been passed or made under this Code.
Provided that nothing contained in this section shall be construed as extending the period of limitation to which any proceeding in respect of such judgment decree or order may be subject.”
[Vide Act No. 26 of 1968, sec. 3(i) and Sch., Pt II (w.e.f. 5-9-1968)].
1. Subs. by the A.O. 1937, for section 45.
2. The words “or continued” omitted by the A.O. 1948.