1 THE SPECIAL MARRIAGE ACT, 1872

(ACT NO. III OF 1872).
  [18th July, 1872]
 
 
     
     2 An Act to provide a form of Marriage in certain cases.
 
Preamble
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide a form of marriage for persons who do not profess the Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Muslim, Parsi, Buddhist, Sikh or Jaina religion, and for persons who profess the Hindu, Buddhist, Sikh or Jaina religion and to legalize certain marriages the validity of which is doubtful; It is hereby enacted as follows:–
   
 
 
   
 
 
 
1 Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words `Government`, `Muslim` and `Penal Code` were substituted, for the words `Provincial Government`, `Muhammadan` and `Pakistan Penal Code` respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).

2 Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words `Government`, `Muslim` and `Penal Code` were substituted, for the words `Provincial Government`, `Muhammadan` and `Pakistan Penal Code` 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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