[Dated 3rd May, 1997]
Published in the Gazette of Meghalaya Extraordinary, dated the 3rd May, 1997.
[As passed by the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly] Received the assent of the Governor on 3rd May, 1997.
An Act further to amend the Court Fees Act, 1870 in its application to the State of Meghalaya.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Meghalaya in the Forty-eighth Year of the Republic of India as follows:-
1. Short title and Commencement. - (1) This Act may be called the Court Fees (Meghalaya Amendment) Act, 1997.
(2) It shall be deemed to come into force on the 22nd November, 1996
2. Amendment of Schedule II to Act 7 of 1870. - In Schedule II to the Court Fees Act, 1870 (as amended by Meghalaya), in item (f) (i), after sub-item (a), the following new sub-item (aa), shall be inserted, namely:-
(aa) Exceeding Rs. 5,000.00 but not exceeding Rs. 50,000.00
3. Repeal. - The Court Fees (Meghalaya Amendment) Ordinance, 1996 is hereby repealed.