Deputy Commissioner and Arbitrator to have certain powers of Civil Court
36. The Deputy Commissioner and the Arbitrator, while holding any enquiry or proceedings under this Act, shall have the same powers as are vested in a Civil Court under the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 (V of 1908) for the purpose of -
(a) summoning and enforcing the attendance of any person, and examining him on oath;
(b) compelling the production of any document or record;
(c) reception of evidence on affidavit;
(d) issuing commission for examination of witnesses;
(e) requisitioning any public record from any Court or office.