M Ravinder Babu Advocate Parka
(Querist) 09 August 2010
This query is : Resolved
WHEN STREEDHAN ORDERED TO RETURNIN DV ACT WHAT ABOUT COURT FEES ACT ,LIMITATION ACT STAMP DUTYPAYMENT OR THEY EXEMPTED IN THE ACT?
It is a Special Act to provide justice to the Women under the D V Act . All the proceedings under the D V Act are as per Criminal Procedure Code (sec 28(1)) .Under Sec 28 (2) the the Court may adopt/lay down its own procedure for disposal of an Application under Sec 12 & 23 of D V Act. Domestic Violence is continuing one in some Families / Joint Families /with in Family members , to prevent the same , the Act is made, the Court Fee Act & Stamp Act have no place in these cases . The Limitation Act-it depends on the facts of the each case. The Provisions of D V Act are in addition to , and not in derogation of any other law, for the time being in force ( Sec 36)