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Amendments to the Divorce (Religious Marriages) Bill [H.L.]

Divorce (Religious Marriages) Bill [H.L.] -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Divorce (Religious Marriages) Bill [H.L.] to be moved on Third Reading in the House of Lords.

Clause 1
     Page 1, line 10, leave out ("26(1)") and insert ("26(1)(d)") 
     Page 1, line 13, at end insert--
        ("(1A)  This section also applies where the parties to proceedings--
      (a)  were married to each other according to religious usages of a kind prescribed in an order made by the Lord Chancellor; and
      (b)  are required to co-operate if the marriage is to be dissolved in accordance with those usages.")
     Page 1, line 16, leave out ("is") 
     Page 1, line 18, at end insert ("is produced to the court") 
     Page 1, line 23, at end insert--
        ("(4)  A declaration of a kind mentioned in subsection (2)--
      (a)  must be in a specified form;
      (b)  must, in specified cases, be accompanied by such documents as may be specified; and
      (c)  must, in specified cases, satisfy such other requirements as may be specified.
        (5)  The validity of a decree of divorce made by reference to such a declaration is not to be affected by any inaccuracy in the declaration.
        (6)  An order under subsection (1A)--
      (a)  must be made by statutory instrument;
      (b)  shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.
        (7)  Specified" means specified in rules of court.")
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