Sections Particulars
1 Title, extent and saving
(1) This Act may be called the Partition Act, 1893. (2) It extends to the whole of India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir. (3) [Omitted] (4) But nothing h...
2 Power of Court to order sale instead of division in partition suits
Whenever in any suit for partition in which, if instituted prior to the commencement of this Act, a decree for partition might have been made, it appears to t...
3 Procedure when sharer undertakes to buy
(1) If, in any case in which the Court is requested under the last foregoing section to direct a sale, any other shareholder applies for leave to buy at a val...
4 Partition suit by transferee of share in dwelling-house
(1) Where a share of a dwelling-house belonging to an undivided family has been transferred to a person who is not a member of such family and such transferee...
5 Representation of parties under disability
In any suit for partition a request for sale may be made or an undertaking, or application for leave, to buy may be given or made on behalf of any party under...
6 Reserved bidding and bidding by shareholders
(1) Every sale under section 2 shall be subject to a reserved bidding, and the amount of such bidding shall be fixed by the Court in such manner as it may thi...
7 Procedure to be followed in case of sale
Save as hereinbefore provided, when any property is directed to be sold under this Act, the following procedure shall, as far as practicable, be adopted, name...
8 Orders for sale to be deemed decrees
Any order for sale made by the Court under section 2, 3 or 4 shall be deemed to be as a decree within the meaning of section 2 of the Code of Civil Procedure,...
9 Saving of power to order partly partition and partly sale.
In any suit for partition the Court may, if it shall think fit, make a decree for a partition of part of the property to which the suit relates and a sale of ...
10 Application of Act to pending suits
This Act shall apply to suits instituted before the commencement thereof, in which no scheme for the partition of the property has been finally approved by th...
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