1[350A. No order or judgment of a Bench of Magistrates shall be invalid by reason only of a change having occurred in the constitution of the Bench in any case in which the Bench by which such order or judgment is passed is duly constituted under 2[section 15 and 16 or, as the case may be, section 19 and 21] , and the Magistrates constituting the same have been present on the Bench throughout the proceedings.]
Section 350A was inserted by section 94 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 1923 (Act No. XVIII of 1923)
The words, figures and commas “sections 15 and 16 or, as the case may be, section 19 and 21” were substituted for the words and figures “sections 15 and 16” by section 76 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2009 (Act No. XXXII of 2009) (with effect from 1st November, 2007).