Provision

Whoever fraudulently causes or suffers a decree or order to be passed against him at the suit of any person for a sum not due or for a larger sum than is due to such person or for any property or interest in property to which such person is not entitled, or fraudulently causes or suffers a decree or order to be executed against him after it has been satisfied, or for anything in respect of which it has been satisfied, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.


Simply put

This section makes fraudulent causing or suffering of a decree or order for a sum not due etc. an offence. It says that whoever with intent to defraud causes or suffers a decree or order to be passed against him at the suit of any person for a sum which is not due, or for a larger sum than is due, to such person or for any property or interest in property to which there is no entitlement of such person, or with intent to defraud causes or suffers a decree or order to be executed against him after it has been satisfied, or for anything in respect of which it has been satisfied, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to 2 years, or with fine, or with both.



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