Triple Talaq Bill Current Affairs, GK & News

August 1: Muslim Women Rights Day

Muslim Women Rights Day was observed on August 1 in India. Highlights Year 2021 marks second anniversary of triple talaq bill which is officially called as Muslim Women Act (Protection of Rights on Marriage) passed in the Rajya Sabha. Background Muslim Women Rights Day is observed on August 1 in the backdrop of Triple talaq ..

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Parliament passes Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019

Parliament passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2019 or Triple Talaq Bill after it was approved by Rajya Sabha. It replaces Ordinance promulgated on February 21, 2019.  It aims to declares practice of instant triple talaq void and illegal by making it cognizable penal offence. Salient Features of Bill Objective: Protect ..

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Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act 2019

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2019 which was approved by both the houses of the parliament has received the assent of the president. The bill is now a law. Features of the Bill The Triple Talaq Bill makes all declaration of talaq, including in written or electronic form, to be void ..

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Lok Sabha Passes Triple Talaq Bill

The Lok Sabha has passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, famously referred to as Triple Talaq Bill. The bill would replace the ordinance passed in the month of September. The opposition members from Congress and AIADMK staged the walkout demanding that the government must refer the bill to the joint select ..

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Lok Sabha passes Triple talaq Bill

The Lok Sabha passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriages) Bill 2017 dclaring instant triple talaq illegal and criminalises it with up to three years in jail for the husband. The bill will now will be sent to the Rajya Sabha for passage before it is forwarded to the President for assent to ..

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