36. Constitution of Special Courts
1[36. Constitution of Special Courts
(1) The Government may, for the purpose of providing speedy trial of the offences under this Act, by notification in the Official Gazette, constitute as many special courts as may be necessary for such area or areas as may be specified in the notification.
(2) A Special Courts shall consist of a single judge who shall be appointed by the Government with the concurrence of the Chief Justice of the High Court.
Explanation. -In this sub-section “High Court” means the High Court of the State in which the Sessions Judge or the Additional Session Judge of a Special Court was working immediately before his appointment as such Judge.
(3) A person shall not be qualified for appointment as a Judge of a Special Court unless he is, immediately before such appointment, a Sessions Judge, or an Additional Sessions Judge.]
1. Sec. 36 to 36D Substituted by Act No. 2 of 1989, (w.e.f. 29-5-1989).