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THE MARRIAGE LAWS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2001

Title : THE MARRIAGE LAWS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2001

Year : 2001



In section 36 of the Special Marriage Act, 1954 (43 of 1954) (hereafter in this Chapter referred to as the Special Marriage Act), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the application for the payment of the expenses of the proceeding and such weekly or monthly sum during the proceeding under Chapter V or Chapter VI, shall, as far as possible, be disposed of within sixty days from the date of service of notice on the husband."



In section 38 of the Special Marriage Act, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the application with respect to the maintenance and education of the minor children, during the proceeding, under Chapter V or Chapter VI shall, as far as possible, be disposed of within sixty days from the date of service of notice on the respondent."

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