The Madras Civil Courts Act `1873An Act to consolidate and amend the law realating to the Civil Courts of the Madras Presidency subordinate to the High Court.
List of Chapters & Sections
PRELIMINARY ESTABLISHMENT AND CONSTITUTION OF CIVIL COURTS JURISDICTION MISCONDUCT OF JUDGES MINISTERIAL OFFICERS MISCELLANEOUS
ESTABLISHMENT AND CONSTITUTION OF CIVIL COURTS
JURISDICTION10Local limits of jurisdiction of District Court or Subordinate Judge11Local jurisdiction of District Munsifs12Jurisdiction of District Judge or Subordinate Judge in original suits13Appeals from decrees of District Courts14Valuation of suits for immovable property15Power to require witness or party to make oath or affirmation16Law administered by Courts to Natives17Judges not to try suits in which they are interested; nor to try appeals from decrees passed by them in other capacities
MISCONDUCT OF JUDGES
MISCELLANEOUS25Temporary discharge of duties of District Judge26District Judge may nominate to vacancy in office of District Munsif27District Judge to control Civil Courts of District28Investiture of District or Subordinate Judge with Small Cause jurisdiction29Exercise by Subordinate Judge of jurisdiction of District Judge in certain proceedings30Vacation