THE MUSLIM MARRIAGES AND DIVORCES (REGISTRATION) ACT, 1974

(ACT NO. LII OF 1974).
  [24th July, 1974]
 
 
     
   
 
 
  Jurisdiction under this Act  
1[ 5A. Notwithstanding anything contained in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 (Act No. V of 1898), an offence under this Act shall be triable by a Magistrate of the first class.]
 
 
 
1 Section 5A was inserted by section 3 of the Muslim Marriages and Divorces (Registration) (Amendment) Act, 2005 (Act No. IX of 2005)

 
 

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