||Title:||VILLAGE REPRESENTATIVE (ELECTION PETITION) RULES||Gazette Number:||L.N. 151 of 2003|
|Rule:||22||Heading:||Forfeiture of recognizance||Version Date:||06/06/2003|
(1) Every person who entered into a recognizance relating to an election petition shall be held to have made default in the recognizance, if-
(2) The Court may enforce the sum due under a recognizance forfeited by it in the same manner as a judgment for the payment of money.
(a) the petitioner concerned neglects or refuses, for 3 months after demand, to pay-
(i) any sum due to any person called as a witness on his behalf or the respondent; or
(b) the neglect or refusal is proved to the Court within 1 year after the demand.
(ii) the costs of that person or the respondent; and