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Sec 11, Limitation Act 1963: Suits on contracts entered into outside territories to which Act extends

Section 11 (Suits on contracts entered into outside the territories to which the Act extends) under the Part II (Limitation of Suits, Appeals and Applications) of the Limitation Act 1963

❝(1) Suits instituted in the territories to which this Act extends on contracts entered into in the State of Jammu and Kashmir or in a foreign country shall be subject to the rules of limitation contained in this Act.

(2) No rule of limitation in force in the State of Jammu and Kashmir or in a foreign country shall be a defence to a suit instituted in the said territories on a contract entered into in that State on in a foreign country unless—
 (a) the rule has extinguished the contract; and
 (b) the parties were domiciled in that State or in the foreign country during the period prescribed by such rule.❞




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Notes:

The Limitation Act, 1963 was amended by the:
- the Repealing and Amending Act, 1964 (Act No. 52 of 1964);
- the Limitation (Amendment) Act, 1969 (Act No. 10 of 1969);
- the Repealing and Amending Act, 1974 (Act No. 56 of 1974);
- the Code of Civil Procedure (Amendment) Act, 1976 (Act No. 104 of 1976);
- the Code of Civil Procedure (Amendment) Act, 1999 (Act No. 46 of 1999).

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