Courts and Court Officers Act, 1995

Advice on appointment of judge to judicial office.

17.—Where the Government proposes to advise the President to appoint to judicial office a person who is for the time being a judge of the High Court, Circuit Court, District Court or who is eligible for appointment to the Supreme or the High Court under the provisions of paragraphs (c) and (d) of section 5 (2) (as inserted by section 28 of this Act) of the Act of 1961, the provisions of section 16 of this Act shall not apply.