Marriage Registration (Amendment)

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Published: 2006

Marriage Registration (Amendment)
Marriage Registration (Amendment)




AN ACT TO AMEND THE MARRIAGE REGISTRATION ORDINANCE








BE it enacted by the Parliament of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka as follows :-



[6th November

, 2006 ]













Short title.



1. This Act may be cited as the Marriage Registration (Amendment) Act, No. 36 of 2006.



Replacement of Second Schedule to Chapter 112.



2. The Marriage Registration Ordinance (Chapter 112) is hereby amended by the repeal of the Second Schedule thereto, (as repealed and replaced by Act, No. 12 of 1997) and the substitution therefor of the following Schedule : -
SECOND SCHEDULE [Section 62]
For what duty

Payable to Whom

Payable to Whom

Amount Rs. cts.

1. Entering a notice of marriage at his office

Registrar

Applicant

50.00

2. Entering a notice of marriage at any other place

Registrar

Applicant

100.00

3. Entering a notice of marriage at any place other than his office

Additional District Registrar

Applicant

100.00

4. Entering a notice of marriage at any place other than his office

District Registrar

Applicant

150.00

5. Solemnising marriage in his office

Registrar

Parties to marriage

250.00

6. Solemnising marriage in his office

Additional District Registrar

Parties to marriage

100.00

7. Solemnising marriage in his office

District Registrar

Parties to marriage

100.00

8. Solemnising marriage outside his office under section 38(1)

Registrar

Parties to marriage

250.00

9. Solemnising marriage outside his office under section 38(2)

Registrar

Parties to marriage

1000.00

10. Solemnising marriage outside his office under section 38(2)

Additional District Registrar

Parties to marriage

300.00

11. Solemnising marriage outside his office under section 38(2)

District Registrar

Parties to marriage

350.00

12. Registration of marriage Solemnised in a registered place of public worship

Registrar

Parties to marriage

25.00

13. Issuing Registrar’s Certificate on a notice of marriage

Registrar

Parties to marriage

10.00

14. Issuing Registrar’s Certificate on a notice of marriage

Additional District Registrar

Parties to marriage

10.00

15. Issuing Registrar’s Certificate on a notice of marriage

District Registrar

Parties to marriage

10.00













Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.



3. In the event of any inconsistency between the Sinhala and Tamil texts of this Act, the Sinhala text shall prevail.
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