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Certified copy as evidence

249 Certified copy as evidence

(1) In all proceedings before any court of justice, a copy of any instrument, will or copy registered, deposited or lodged under this division shall, if such copy be signed by the registrar and sealed with the seal of the registrar, be received in evidence as prima facie proof of the instrument or will and of all matters contained or recited in or endorsed on the original instrument.
(2) In any case where the production of a certified copy or of any endorsement or memorial is required for the purpose of evidence under this Act the same may be produced by the registrar or any officer appointed by the registrar for the purpose.
(3) In this section—

"copy" includes photostatic copy and machine copy.

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