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Judgments on Family Courts Act, 1984

Thursday, January 07, 2010
Family Courts Act, 1984

Family Courts Act, 1984 — Family Act, was enacted w.e.f. 14th September, 1984 with a view to promote conciliation in, and secure speedy settlement of disputes relating to marriage and family affairs and for matters connected therewith — The purpose of enactment was essentially to set up family courts for the settlement of family disputes, emphasizing on conciliation and achieving socially desirable results and adherence to rigid rules of procedure and evidence should be eliminated — In other words, the purpose was for early settlement of family disputes.

Family Courts Act, 1984

Family Courts Act, 1984 — The Act, inter alia, seeks to exclusively provide within jurisdiction of the family courts the matters relating to maintenance, including proceedings under Chapter IX of the Cr.P.C. 

Saturday, September 12, 2009
Family Courts Act, 1984

Family Courts Act, 1984 — Section 7(1) — Jurisdiction of Family Courts with regards to civil matters — Same is set out in section 7 (1) of the Family Courts Act, 1984.

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