Laws of Bangladesh

1The Divorce Act, 1869

( ACT NO. IV OF 1869 )

Chapter IV


Confirmation of District Judge’s decree
20. Every decree of nullity of marriage made by a District Judge shall be subject to confirmation by the High Court Division, and the provisions of section 17, clauses 1, 2, 3 and 4, shall, mutatis mutandis, apply to such decrees.

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    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government”, "High Court Division" and "Appellate Division" were substituted, for the words “Pakistan”, “Provincial Government” or “the said Government”, "High Courts" or "High Court" or "a High Court" and "Supreme Court" respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
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