The Jammu and Kashmir Registration of Deeds (Validation) Act, 1985
Act No. 9 of 1985
(a) all documents registered by the aforesaid Registrar/Sub-Registrar during the period aforesaid shall be deemed to have been validly registered on the dates of their registration;
(b) all entries and indexes relating to the documents registered as aforesaid made in the Register Book in the manner provided by Part XI of the Jammu and Kashmir Registration Act, Samvat 1977 shall be deemed to have been validly made; and
(c) all copies of the aforesaid registered documents which have duly signed and sealed by the said Registrar/Sub-Registrar in the manner required by section 57 of the Jammu and Kashmir Registration Act, Samvat 1977 shall be admissible for the purposes of proving the contents of the original documents.4. Protection for Registrar/Sub-Registrar acting bona fide as Registering Officer. - Notwithstanding anything contained in any law to the contrary, the Registrar/Sub-Registrar aforesaid shall not be liable in any suit or proceeding for any claim for damages or otherwise by reasons of anything in good faith done or refused by them while purporting to act as Registrar/Sub-Registrar aforesaid. 5. Saving. - Nothing contained in this Act shall affect the decision of a Court of competent jurisdiction which has become final before the commencement of this Act. 6. Repeal. - The Jammu and Kashmir Registration of Deeds (Validation) Ordinance, 1984 is hereby repealed.