Report No. 40
Draft Amendments to The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
(1) In the First Schedule to the Code, after Order XVI, the following Order shall be inserted:-
Attendance of witnesses confined or detained in prisons.
In this Order,-
(a) 'detained' includes detained under any law providing for preventive detention;
(b) 'prison' includes
(i) any place which has been declared by the State Government, by general or special order, to be a subsidiary jail; and
(ii) any reformatory, Borstal institution or other institution of a like nature.