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The Child Marriage Restraint Act, 1929

( ACT NO. XIX OF 1929 )

Power to take security from complainant
11. (1) When the Court takes cognizance of any offence under this Act upon this Act upon a complaint made to it, it may for reasons to be recorded in writing, at any time after examining the complainant before issuing process for compelling the attendance of without sureties, for a sum not exceeding one hundred Taka, as security for the payment of
any compensation which the complainant may be directed to pay
under section 250 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898, and if such security is not furnished within such reasonable time as the Court may fix the complaint shall be dismissed.
(2) A bond taken under this section shall be deemed to be a bond taken under the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898, and Chapter XLII of that Code apply accordingly.

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