Language of the Courts (Special Provisions) law

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Power of Minister to determine that the language of any court, in the Northern and Eastern Provinces shall be Tamil.

3. Effect of determination made under action 9.

4. Right of persons not conversant with the language used in a court.

5. Application of this law to future institutions established in Northern and Eastern Province.

6. Regulations.

14 of 1973.

A LAW to provide for the use of Tamil in the case of certain institutions exercising original jurisdiction in the Northern and Eastern provinces.

[Date of Commencement: 29th March, 1973]

1. Short title.

This Law may be cited as the Language of the Courts (Special Provisions) Law

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