PUNJAB PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMBINED COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE
POSTS OF PROVINCIAL MANAGEMENT SERVICE, ETC. – 2015
SUBJECT: LAW (PAPER-I)
TIME ALLOWED: THREE HOURS MAXIMUM MARKS: 100
Note: Attempt in all SEVEN questions; TWO from Part-I, ONE each from parts II and III and THREE from Part-IV including Question No. 9 which is compulsory.
The Civil Procedure Code 1908
Q.1. Please state five conditions which must be fulfilled for the applicability of provisions relating to stay of a suit under section 10 CPC.
Q.2. What is the procedure for ratable distribution of the assets of a judgment-debtor, amongst the holders of decrees for money against the same judgment debtor who is not possessed of property sufficient to fully satisfy all such decrees?
Q.3. What are consequences of non-appearance of the plaintiff or defendant when the case is called for hearing and what remedies are available to a party against whom an order is passed?
Q.4. What is the procedure for filing a suit in forma pauperis?
(The Limitation Act 1908)
Q.5. “Limitation extinguishes remedy, not rights”. Please comment.
Q.6. Please describe the nature of a suit which may not be barred by any length of time.
(The Registration Act 1908)
Q.7. Please describe the documents of which registration is not compulsory.
Q.8. Please describe the effects of registration and non-registration of documents.
(The Qanun-e-Shahadat Order 1984)
(a) Conclusive proof (b) Examination-in-chief
(c) Opinion of experts (d) Oral evidence
Q.10. Please state at least five principal classes of facts which have been declared to be relevant by the Qanun-e-Shahadat Order.
Q.11. What are the rules with regard to the reception of evidence of character of a witness or a party?
Q.12. Please mention all cases in which secondary evidence of the existence, condition or contents of a document may be given.
Q.13. Write a short note on the necessity and utility of rules of judicial evidence.