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The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898

( ACT NO. V OF 1898 )

Chapter XXXI


Appeal from sentence of Magistrate of the second or third class
1[407. Any person convicted on a trial held by any Magistrate of the second or third class may appeal to the chief Judicial Magistrate who may himself hear and dispose of the appeal or transfer it to any Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate for disposal, and may withdraw an appeal so transferred.]

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    Section 407 was substituted by section 80 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2009 (Act No. XXXII of 2009) (with effect from 1st November, 2007).
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