Section 86 Presumption as to certified copies of foreign judicial records

Section 86 Presumption as to certified copies of foreign judicial records.

The Court may presume that any document purporting to be a certified copy of any judicial record of 1[2[***] any country not forming part of India] or of Her Majesty’s dominions is genuine and accurate, if the document purports to be certified in any manner which is certified by any representative of 3[***] the 4[Central Government] 5[in or for] 6[such country] to be the manner commonly in use in 7[that country] for the certification of copies of judicial records.

8[An officer who, with respect to 9[***] any territory or place not forming part of 10[India or] Her Majesty’s dominions, is a Political Agent therefore, as defined in section 3, 11[clause (43)], of the General Clauses Act, 1897 (10 of 1897), shall, for the purposes of this section, be deemed to be a representative of the 12[Central Government] 13[in and for the country] comprising that territory or place].

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1. Subs. by A.O. 1950, for “any country not forming part”.

2. The words “a Part B State or of” omitted by Act 3 of 1951, sec. 3 and Sch.

3. The words “Her Majesty or of” omitted by the A.O. 1950.

4. Subs. by the A.O. 1937, for “Government of India”.

5. Subs. by Act 3 of 1891, sec 8, for “resident in”.

6. Subs. by Act 3 of 1951, sec. 3 and Sch., for “such Part B State or country”.

7. Subs. by Act 3 of 1951, sec. 3 and Sch., for “that State or country”.

8. Subs. by Act 5 of 1899, sec. 4, for the para added by Act 3 of 1891, sec. 3.

9. The words “a Part B State or” which were ins. by the A.O. 1950, omitted by Act 3 of 1951, sec. 3 and Sch.

10. Ins. by the A.O. 1950.

11. Subs. by the A.O. 1950, for “clause (40)”.

12. Subs. by the A.O. 1937, for “Government of India”.

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