SERVICE OF REVENUE PROCESS RULES

1RULES REGARDING SERVICE OF REVENUE PROCESSES

 

            (1) Not with standing the separation of the revenue from the Civil Courts; Revenue Courts and Revenue Officers shall send the process issued by them. For which process fee is charged, to the civil process serving agency for service and execution.

            (2) The control over income derived from process fees in all Revenue Courts and Revenue Officers and the expenditure on establishment, ect., from this source, shall be retained by the High Court. The Commissioners and the Subordinate Revenue Courts and Officers shall maintain the registers and accounts prescribed by the Rules and Orders of the High Court and submit the annual returns in the prescribed form.

            (3) The Revenue Courts and Officers of the Punjab are for the purpose of levying process-fees divided  into three grades as shown in the annexed table:-

Grade

Revenue courts

First

Financial Commissioners

Second

Commissioners

Third

Collectors and Assistant Collectors

 

            The process shall be levied in accordance with the rules framed by the High Court of Judicature at Lahore, under section 20 (i) (ii) of the Court Fees Act, 1870, as contained in Chapter 5-B of the High Court Rules and Orders, Volume IV.

 

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1Published with Punjab Government, Resvenue Department, notification No. 54-A, dated the 15th January, 1946.

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