The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
108. Acceptance for honour
When a bill of exchange has been noted or protested for non-acceptance or for better security, any person not being a party already liable thereon may, with the consent of the holder, by writing on the bill accept the same for the honour of any party thereto.
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1. Second sentence omitted by Act 2 of 1985, sec. 7.