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Bible Encyclopedias

1911 Encyclopedia Britannica

Act of Sederunt

In Scots law, an ordinance for regulating the forms of judicial procedure before the Court of Session, passed by the judges under authority of a power originally conferred by an act of the Scottish parliament, 1540, c. 93. A quorum of nine judges is required to pass an act of Sederunt.

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Chisholm, Hugh, General Editor. Entry for 'Act of Sederunt'. 1911 Encyclopedia Britanica. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/bri/a/act-of-sederunt.html. 1910.

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