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(1) This Act may be called the Child Marriage Restraint Act, (2) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh and applies to all citizens of Bangladesh wherever. The Child Marriage Restraint Act, (19 of ). An Act to restrain the solemnisation of child marriage. Section 1: Short title extent and commencement Section Heading. 1. Short title, extent and commencement. 2. Definitions. 3. [ Omitted]. 4. Punishment for marrying a child. 5. Punishment for solemnizing a child.

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An Autobiography Tenth ed. Provided that no woman shall be punishable with imprisonment. The Court taking cognizance restrain an offence under this Act shall, unless it dismisses the complaint under section of the Code of Criminal Procedure, either itself make an inquiry under section of that Code, or direct a Magistrate of the first class subordinate to it to make such inquiry.

Child marriage restraint act 1929 politicians, such as Motilal Nehruwere caught mqrriage guard when the organized women’s association met with child marriage restraint act 1929 to ask for their support in the bill. Declaring they would begin to make their own laws, free of male influence, the women’s organization brought liberal feminism to a forefront.

Mode of taking cognizance of offences.

The Child Marriage Restraint Act was the first social reform issue which was taken up by the organized women in India. Mode of taking cognizance of offences — No Court shall take cognizance of any offence under this Act after the expiry of one year from the date child marriage restraint act 1929 which the offence is alleged to have been committed.

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Cognizance of offence and trial. Punishment for male adult above twenty-one years of age or female adult above eighteen years of age marrying a child. As the law is not mindful about the active culpability of these persons, this Act child marriage restraint act 1929 not yielded the desired results. No doubt frivolous petitions by interested persons may sometimes result in dislocation of arrangements in genuine cases and such victims may also face social humiliation but this can be safeguarded by making deterrent provisions in the Act for those who move such frivolous petitions.

Imprisonment not to be awarded for offence under section 3. Retrieved from ” https: Punishment for solemnizing a child marriage.

The Child Marriage Restraint Act

Victory for the bill can be credited to the women’s association, who presented the act as a means for India to demonstrate its commitment to modernity. Mode of taking cognizance of offence. Child marriage restraint act 1929 Court shall take cognizance of any offence under this Act after the expiry of one year from the aact on which the offence is alleged to have been committed. To eradicate the evil of child marriage, the Child Marriage Restraint Act was passed in Short title, extent and commencement.

child marriage restraint act 1929 A census was available to the public during the summer of in order to give a status report of how the bill was doing: Retrieved 23 June Views Read Edit View history. Consummation of “Gauna” is not part of marriage ceremony. The marriage under the Hindu Law is a sacrament and not a contract.

Limitation — No Court can take cognizance of any offence under this Act after the expiry of one year from the date on which the offence is alleged to have been committed. Jurisdiction child marriage restraint act 1929 this Act.

Power to issue injunction prohibiting marriage in contravention of this Act — 1 Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this Act the Court may, if satisfied from information laid before it through a complaint or otherwise that a child marriage narriage contravention of this Act has been arranged or is about to be solemnised, issue an injunction against any of the persons mentioned in Sections 3, 4, 5 and 6 of this Act prohibiting such marriage.

Provided that no woman shall be punishable with imprisonment. Power to issue injunction prohibiting marriage in contravention of this Act.

Child Marriage Restraint Act

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. It fixed 14 and 18 as the marriageable age for girls and boys respectively of all communities. Imprisonment not to be awarded for offences under section 3. The list goes on with acquittals, with 98 restraknt still pending during August It extends to the whole of India except child marriage restraint act 1929 State of Jammu and Kashmir and it applies also to all citizens of India within and beyond India.

Punishment for parent or guardian concerned in a child marriage.