Advocates Act, 1961
58AB. [ (Note:- Ins. by Act 33 of 1968, sec.3) Special provisions with respect to certain persons enrolled by Mysore State Bar Council-
Notwithstanding anything contained in this Act or any judgment, decree or order of any court or any resolution passed or direction given by the Bar Council of India, every person who was admitted as an advocate on the State roll by the State Bar Council of Mysore during the period beginning with the 28th day of February, 1963, and ending on the 31st day of March, 1964, on the basis of his having obtained a certificate of pleadership from the High Court of Mysore, shall, save as otherwise provided, de deemed to have been validity admitted as an advocate on that State roll and accordingly entitled to practice the profession of law( whether by way of acting or both).
Provided that where any such person has been elected to be enrolled as an advocate on the roll of any other State Bar Council, his name shall be deemed to have been struck off the roll of the State Bar Council, of Mysore from the date of he was enrolled by the other State Bar Council.
Provided further that the seniority of such person, whether his name is borne on the State roll of the State Bar Council of Mysore, or on the State roll of any other Bar Council, shall for the purposes of clause(d) of sub section (3) of section 17, be determined by reckoning the 16th day of May, 1964 as the date of admission.]