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THE MARRIAGE LAWS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2001

Title : THE MARRIAGE LAWS (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2001

Year : 2001



In section 24 of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 (25 of 1955) (hereafter in this Chapter referred to as the Hindu Marriage Act), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

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



In section 26 of the Hindu Marriage Act, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the application with respect to the maintenance and education of the minor children, pending the proceeding for obtaining such decree 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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