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The Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1958

( ACT NO. XL OF 1958 )

Power to make rules
12. (1) The Government may frame rules to carry out the purposes of this Act.
(2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing powers, such rules may provide for any of the following matters, namely:-
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(b) the emoluments of the Special Judges, and their appointment;
(c) territorial limits of the jurisdiction of Special Judges and the place and time of sitting of the Courts presided over by the Special Judges;
(d) the summoning of witnesses and compelling the production of documents and the penalty for disobeying, or evading the same, in addition to or substitution of the provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898;
(e) matters incidental to the above.

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    Clause (a) was omitted by section 8 of the Criminal Law Amendment (Amendment) Act, 2004 (Act No. XXII of 2004)
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