What is application of Act 5 of 1908? Power to transfer petition in certain cases. Special provision related to trial and disposal under the Act and Documentary evidence. Section 21, 21A, 21B & 21C of The Hindu Marriage Act 1955.
In some cases Act 5 of 1908 is applicable. The court have the power to transfer the Petitions certain cases. There is special provision related to trial and disposal under the Act. Provision related to documentary evidence is mentioned under Section 21C. Provisions in the Act mentioned in Section 21, 21A, 21B and 21C of the Hindu Marriage Act 1955 are.
Section 21. Application of Act 5 of 1908
Subject to the other provisions contained in this Act and to such rules as the High Court may make in this behalf all proceedings under this Act shall be regulated, as far as may be, by the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908.
Section 21-A of The Hindu Marriage Act 1955 - Power to transfer petitions in certain cases.
21A(1)Where- (a) a petition under this Act has been presented to a District Court having jurisdiction by a party to marriage praying for a decree for a judicial separation under Section 10 or of a decree of divorce under Section 13; and
Section 21-B of The Hindu Marriage Act 1955 Special provision relating to trial and disposal of petitions under the Act.
21B (1) The trial of a petition under this Act, shall, so far as is practicable consistently with the interests of justice in respect of the trial, be continued from day to day until its conclusion unless the Court finds the adjournment of the trial beyond the following day to be necessary for reasons to be recorded.
Section 21 of the Hindu Marriage Act 1955 - Documentary evidence
anything in any enactment to the contrary, no document shall be
inadmissible in evidence in any proceeding at the trial of a
petition under this Act on the ground that it is not duly stamped or