Child Marriage Laws at Glance, Child Marriage Restraint Act
Child marriage laws at a glance
Child Marriage Restraint Act 1929
Sindh Child Marriages Restraint Act 2013
Punjab Marriage Restraint (Amend) Act 2015
Non-cognisable offence. Must be reported to union council or competent local authority, not police, which will then move a complaint before a family court. Can only be reported within a year of solemnisation, not later.
None of the existing laws allow for automatic dissolution of proven child marriage
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