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1The Christian Marriage Act, 1872

( ACT NO. XV Of 1872 )

Licensing of persons to grant certificates of marriage between Native Christians
 
 
 
 
9. The Government 2[* * *] may grant a license to any Christian, either by name or as holding any office for the time being, authorizing him to grant certificate of marriage between Native Christians.
 
 
(4) by, or in the presence of, a Marriage Registrar appointed under this Act;
 
 
 
 
(5) by any person licensed under this Act to grant certificates of marriage between Native Christians.

  • 1
    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words "Bangladesh" and "Government" were substituted, for the words "Pakistan" and "Provincial Government" or "Central Government" respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
  • 2
    The words "or so far as regards any Acceding State the Central Government" were omitted by section 3 and Second Schedule of the Bangladeshi Laws (Revision and Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)
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