NARCOTIC DRUGS (CONTROL, ENFORCEMENT AND SANCTIONS) LAW - 1990 (PNDCL 236)

    Section - 33 - Stay of Civil Proceeding During Existence of Order.

    Whilst an order under subsection (1) of section 31 remains in force-

    (a) no action, suit or other proceeding of a civil nature shall be instituted or if they are already pending, be continued or maintained before any court against the person named or described in subsection (1) or in respect of any property affected by that order; and

    (b) no attachment, execution or other similar process shall be commenced, or if any such process is pending, be maintained or continued against the person or in respect of any property affected by that order on account of any claim, judgement or decree, whether the claim was made, the judgement or decree was given, before or after the order was made;

    except at the instance of the State or except with the prior consent in writing of the Attorney-General.