Compulsory Registration of Marriages Bill, 2005


  
Abstract

The commission has since its inception supported the need for registration of marriages as the Commission felt that for women, registration of marriages is a critical issue and will help (1) to prevent child marriages and to ensure minimum age of marriage (2) To prevent polygamy, unless the same is permitted under any law or custom (3) To ensure that prior wives get notice of intended marriage (Extract).

Source
http://ncw.nic.in/PDFFiles/compMarriageBill.pdf
Author

Ministry of Women and Child Development Government of India, New Delhi

Country

INDIA

Contact Details

admin@khubmarriage18.org

Year Of Publication

2005