Notice to be filed and copy entered in Marriage Notice Book
40. The Marriage Registrar shall file all such notices and keep them with the records of his office,
and shall also forthwith enter a true copy of all such notices in a book to be furnished to him for that purpose by the Government and to be called the "Marriage Notice Book";
and the Marriage Notice Book shall be open at all reasonable times, without fee, to all persons desirous of inspecting the same.
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).