Topic: Sec 1. The Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, 1937

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(ACT 26 OF 1937)
(7th October, 1937)

An Act to make provision for the application of the Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) to Muslims

WHEREAS it is expedient to make provision for the application of the Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) to Muslim. It is hereby enacted as follows:

(1) The Act may be called The Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application Act, 1937.(2) It extends to the whole of India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir.