Section 17A of SARFAESI Act, 2002: Making of application to Court of District Judge in certain cases

Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002 (SARFAESI Act, 2002)

Chapter-III Enforcement of Security Interest

Section 17A: Making of application to Court of District Judge in certain cases.

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1. Inserted by Enforcement of Security Interest and Recovery of Debts Laws (Amendment) Act, 2004, (w.e.f. 11.11.2004).

2. Omitted by the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Adaptation of Central Laws) Order, 2020, w.e.f. 18.03.2020. Prior to omission, the section stand as:

“17A. In the case of a borrower residing in the State of Jammu and Kashmir, the application under section 17 shall be made to the Court of District Judge in that State having jurisdiction over the borrower which shall pass an order on such application.

Explanation.For the removal of doubts, it is hereby declared that the communication of the reasons to the borrower by the secured creditor for not having accepted his representation or objection or the likely action of the secured creditor at the stage of communication of reasons shall not entitle the person (including borrower) to make an application to the Court of District Judge under this section.”

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