(1) This Act may be called the Dowry Prohibition Act, —In this Act, “dowry ” means any property or valuable security given or agreed to be given either. The Dowry Prohibition Act, – Family laws at , a website for Indian Laws and bareacts, legal advice and law documents in. Amendments to the. DOWRY PROHIBITION ACT, I. Introduction. The issue relating to the deep rooted evil of dowry was taken up in the. CONVENTION.
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As the prohibitiob are not relatives of the husband rather they are co-villagers consequently summoning them for offence under section A of Indian Penal Code amounts to abuse of process of court; Dukhi Ram v. Free for one month and pay only if you like it. State of Uttar Pradesh, Cri.
The Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961
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Provided that the Court may, for adequate and special reasons to be recorded in the judgment, impose a sentence of imprisonment for a term of less than six prihibition.
Section -7 Cognizance of of fences Notwithstanding anything contained in the Code of Criminal Procedure,5 of Offences to be congnizable for certain purposes and to be bailable and non-compoundable. Name and address of the person from whom the advertisement s or article s are seized.
Short title, extent and commencement. Manner of seizing and sealing advertisements or articles in certain cases: If any person, after the commencement of this Act, gives or takes or abets the giving or taking of dowry, he shall be punishable with imprisonment which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees, or with both. Section -8 Of dowfy to be non-cognizable, bailable and non-compoundable Every of fence under this Act shall be non-cognizable, bailable and non-compoundable.
Burden of proof in certain cases. For the removal of doubts, it is hereby declare that any presents made at the time of a marriage to either party to the marriage in the form of cash, ornaments, clothes or other articles, shall not be deemed to be dowry within the meaning of this section, unless they are made as consideration for the marriage of the said parties.
The expression “valuable security” has the same dowfy as in section 30 pprohibition the Indian Penal Code.
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Skip to main content Search. Every list of presents referred to in sub-rule 1 or sub-rule 2 ,- shall be prepared at the time of the marriage or as soon as possible after the marriage: Every of fence under this Act shall be non-cognizable, bailable and non-compoundable. I search every possible book stall but do not found it.
Provided that the Court may, for adequate and special reasons to be recorded in the judgment, impose a sentence of imprisonment for a term of less than five years. If a girl married two past years, husband n his family persisting always the bride family to bear every month Rs.
See also Shanti v. Manner of packing and dealing with advertisements or articles seized 1 The advertisements or articles seized shall be packed in adequately strong paper, cloth or in any other packing material in such a way that the advertisements or articles may not be tampered orohibition and the ends of the paper, cloth or other packing material shall be neatly folded and affixed by means of gum or other adhesive or stitched in or tied.
Power to make rules. Every list of presents referred to in sub-rule 1 or sub-rule 2 ,. Rules in accordance with which lists of presents are to be maintained: Penalty for baare dowry. The customary payments in connection with birth of child or other ceremonies are not involved within ambit of dowry; Satbir Singh v. Learn how your comment data is processed. Section -9 Power to make rules 1 The Central Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, make rules for carrying out the purposes of this Act.
Section -4 Penalty for demanding dowry. Offences to be cognizable for certain purposes and to be 2[non-bailable] and non-compoundable. Short title and commencement: