THE HINDU MARRIAGE ACT,1955
[Act, No. 25 of 1955]1
[18th May, 1955]
An act to amend and codify the law relating to marriage among Hindus.
Be it enacted by Parliament in the Sixth Year of the Republic of India as follows:-
1. The Act has been extended to Dadra and Nagar Haveli with effect from 1.7.1965 by Regulation 6 of 1963, section 2 and Schedule I and to Pondicherry with effect from 1.10.1963 with modifications by Regulation 7 of 1963, section 3 and Schedule I.