THE CHILD MARRIAGE RESTRAINT ACT, 1929

(ACT NO. XIX OF 1929).
  [1st October, 1929]
 
 
     
   
 
 
  Punishment for male adult above twenty-one years of age or female adult above eighteen years of age marrying a child  
1[ 4. Whoever, being a male above twenty-one years of age, or being a female above eighteen years of age, contracts a child marriage shall be punishable with simple imprisonment which may extend to one month, or with fine which may extend to one thousand Taka, or with both.]
 
 
 
1 Section 4 was substituted, for section 4 by section 4 of the Child Marriage Restraint (Amendment) Ordinance, 1984 (Ordinance No. XXXVIII of 1984)

 
 

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