The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
137. Presumption as to foreign law
The law of any foreign country 1[* * *] regarding promissory note, bills of exchange and cheques shall be presumed to be the same as that of 2[India], unless and until the contrary is proved.
1. The words “or the State Jammu and Kashmir” omitted by Act 62 of 1956, sec. 2 and Sch.
2. Subs. by Act 3 of 1951, sec. 3 and Sch., for “the State”.