Section 85 in The Waqf Act, 1995

Title: Bar of jurisdiction of civil courts

Description: No suit or other legal proceeding shall lie in any 2[civil court, revenue court and any other authority] in respect of any dispute, question or other matter relating to any 1[waqf], 1[waqf] property or other matter which is required by or under this Act to be determined by a Tribunal. 1. Subs. by Act 27 of 2013, s. 4, for "wakf" (w.e.f. 1-11-2013). 2. Subs. by s. 45, ibid., for "civil court" (1) (w.e.f. 1-11-2013).

Title: Appointment of a receiver in certain cases

Description: Notwithstanding anything contained in the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 (5 of 1908), or in any other law for the time being in force, where any suit or other legal proceeding is instituted or commenced— (a) by or on behalf of a Board— (i) to set aside the sale of any immovable property, which is 1[waqf] property, in execution of a decree or order of a civil court; (ii) to set aside the transfer of any immovable property, which is 1[waqf] property, made by the mutawalli thereof, whether for valuable consideration or not, without or otherwise than in accordance with, the sanction of the Board; (iii) to recover possession of the property referred to in clause (a) or clause (b) or to restore possession of such property to the mutawalli of the concerned 1[waqf]; or (b) by a mutawalli to recover possession of immovable property, which is 1[waqf] property, which has been transferred by a previous mutawalli 2[or by any other person], whether for valuable consideration or not, without otherwise than in accordance with the sanction of the Board, and which is in the possession of the defendant, the court may, on the application of the plaintiff, appoint a receiver of such property and direct such receiver to pay from time to time to the plaintiff, out of the income of the property, such amount as the court may consider to be necessary for further prosecution of the suit. 1. Subs. by Act 27 of 2013, s. 4, for "wakf" (w.e.f. 1-11-2013). 2. Ins. by s. 46, ibid. (w.e.f. 1-11-2013).

Title: Omitted

Description: [Bar to the enforcement of right on behalf of unregistered wakfs.] Omitted by the Wakf (Amendment) Act, 2013 (27 of 2013), s. 47 (w.e.f. 1-11-2013).

Title: Bar to challenge of validity of any notification, etc

Description: Save as otherwise expressly provided in this Act, no notification or order or decision made, proceeding or action taken, by the Central Government or the State Government under this Act or any rule made thereunder shall be questioned in any Civil Court.

Title: Notice of suits by parties against Board

Description: No suit shall be instituted against the Board in respect of any act purporting to be done by it in pursuance of this Act or of any rules made thereunder, until the expiration of two months next after notice in writing has been delivered to, or left at, the office of the Board, stating the cause of action, the name, description and place of residence of the plaintiff and the relief which he claims; and the plaint shall contain a statement that such notice has been so delivered or left.