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The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898

( ACT NO. V OF 1898 )

Chapter XXXI


Order by High Court Division on appeal to be certified to lower Court
425. 1[(1) Whenever a case is decided on appeal by the High Court Division under this Chapter, it shall certify its judgment or order to the Court by which the finding, sentence or order appealed against was recorded or passed:
Provided that where the finding sentence or order was recorded or passed by a Magistrate other than the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate, or the Chief Judicial Magistrate, the certificate shall be sent through the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate or the Chief Judicial Magistrate, as the case may be.]
(2) The Court to which the High Court Division certifies its judgment or order shall thereupon make such orders as are conformable to the judgment or order of the High Court Division; and, if necessary, the record shall be amended in accordance therewith.

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    Section (1) was substituted for Sub-section (1) by section 82 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2009 (Act No. XXXII of 2009) (with effect from 1st November, 2007).
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