RIGHT TO PRACTICE

 RIGHT TO PRACTICE

SECTION 29: ADVOCATES TO BE THE ONLY RECOGNISED CLASS OF PERSONS ENTITLED TO PRACTISE LAW:- subject to the provisions of this Act and any rules made thereunder there shall, as from the appointed day, be only one class of persons entitled to practice the profession of Law, namely , advocates.

SECTION 30: RIGHT OF ADVOCATES TO PRACTISE:- subject to the provisions of this act , every advocates whose name is entered in the State roll shall be entitled as of right to practice throughout the territories to which this Act extends
(i) in all courts including the Supreme court;
(ii) before any tribunal or person legally authorised to take evidence; and
(iii) before any other authority or persons before whom such advocate is by or under any Law for the time being in force entitled to practice.

SECTION 31: omitted

SECTION 32: Power of court to permit appearances in particular cases:- Notwithstanding anything contained in this Chapter,any court,authority or person may permit any person not enrolled as an advocate under this Act,to appear before it or him in any particular case.

SECTION 33: Advocate alone entitled to practice :- Except as otherwise provided in this Act or in any other Law for the time being in force , no person shall,on or after the appointed day,be entitled to practice in any court or before any authority or person unless he is enrolled as an advocate under this Act.

SECTION 34: Power of High Court to make rules :- The High Court may make rules laying down the condition subject to which an advocate shall be permitted to practice in the High Court and the courts subordinate thereto.

( 1 A) The High Court shall make rules for fixing and regulating by taxation or otherwise the fees payable as costs by any party in respect of the fees of his adversary’s advocate upon all proceeding in the High Court or in any court subordinate thereto.

(2) Without prejudice to the provisions contained in sub-section(1)The High Court at Calcutta may make rules providing for the holding of the intermediate and the final Examination for articled clerks to be passed by the persons referred to in section 58-AG for the purpose of being admitted as advocates on the state Roll and any other matter connected herewith.

(3) Omitted;