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22/06/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

The Civil Courts Act, 1887

( ACT NO. XII OF 1887 )

Chapter III

ORDINARY JURISDICTION

Extent of original jurisdiction of District or Joint District Judge
18. Save as otherwise provided by any enactment for the time being in force, the jurisdiction of a District Judge or 1[Joint District] Judge extends, subject to the provisions of section 15 of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 to all original suits for the time being cognizable by Civil Courts.

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    The words “Joint District” were substituted, for the word “Subordinate” by section 9 of the Civil Courts (Amendment) Act, 2001 (Act No. XLIX of 2001)
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