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THE CHILD MARRIAGE RESTRAINT ACT, 1929

(ACT NO. XIX OF 1929).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 1st October, 1929  
  
 
এই আইন বাল্যবিবাহ নিরোধ আইন, ২০১৭ (২০১৭ সনের ৬ নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।
     1 An Act to restrain the solemnization of child marriages.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to restrain the solemnization of child marriages; It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definition
3. [Omitted]
4. Punishment for male adult above twenty-one years of age or female adult above eighteen years of age marrying a child
5. Punishment for solemnizing a child marriage
6. Punishment for parent or guardian concerned in a child marriage
7. Imprisonment not to be awarded for offences under section 3
8. Jurisdiction under this Act
9. Mode of taking cognizance of offences
10. Preliminary inquiries into offences under this Act
11. Power to take security from complainant
12. Power to issue injunction prohibiting marriage in contravention of this Act
 
 

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