Download THE STAMP ACT, 1899 – Bill of exchange means a bill of exchange as defined by the Negotiable Instruments Act, 18814, and includes also a hundi, and any other document entitling or purporting to entitle any person, whether named therein or not, to payment by any other person of, or to draw upon any other person for, any sum of money. E-Stamp means a paper printed or partially printed containing a bar code or having any of its unique identification code and such other information, as may be specified by the rules, to be generated and printed, on deposit of money equivalent to chargeable stamp duty in the account of the Government.