Section 2 of Probation of Offenders Act, 1958
Section 2 of the Probation of Offenders Act, 1958 deals with 'Definitions'.
From the Act
In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,-
(a) "Code" means the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 (5 of 1898);
(b) "probation officer" means an officer appointed to be a probation officer or recognised as such under section 13;
(c) "prescribed" means prescribed by rules made under this Act ;
(d) words and expressions used but not defined in this Act and defined in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 5 of 1898). shall have the meanings respectively assigned to them in that Code.