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The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

( ACT NO. XXVI OF 1881 )


Negotiation of instrument of party already liable thereon
1[57A. Where a negotiable instrument is negotiated back before maturity to the maker or drawer or a prior indorser or to the acceptor, such party may, subject to the provisions of this Act, re-issue and further negotiate the instrument, but he is not entitled to enforce payment of the instrument against any intervening party to whom he was previously liable.

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    Sections 57A and 57B were inserted by section 30 of the Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Ordinance, 1962 (Ordinance No. XLIX of 1962)
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