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3.Justification for recommending the Central Government to give wide publicity of the Act Dowry is a social evil and hence it is essential that a strong message against the giving or taking of dowry be circulated among the public. Advertisements shown on popular media such as radio and television 4.Inclusion of power to make rules for the appointment and functioning of advisory boards under Section 8B In view of the recommendations made in the preceding section on the role and functions of the Protection Officers, the Central Government should be vested with the powers to formulate Rules on the appointment and manner of functioning of the Advisory Boards appointed under this law. 9. SECTION 10: POWER OF STATE GOVERNMENT TO MAKE RULES (1) The State Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, make rules for carrying out the purposes of this Act. (2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely: -
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137 (a) The additional functions to be performed by the Dowry Prohibition Officer under sub-section (2) of section 8B; (b)Limitations and conditions subject to which a Dowry Prohibition Officer may exercise his functions under sub-section (3) of section 8B; (3) Every rule made by the State Government under this section shall be laid as soon as may be after it is made before the State Legislature. RECOMMENDATION-SECTION 10 (1) The State Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, make rules for carrying out the purposes of this Act. (2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:- (a) The additional functions to be performed by the Protection Officer under sub-section (2) of section 8B; (b) Limitations and conditions subject to which a Dowry Prohibition Officer may exercise his functions under sub-section (3) of section 8B; (3) The State Government, in case where registration of marriages is compulsory under certain laws, may provide for powers to the competent authority registering marriage to order the list as per the dowry prohibition (maintenance of lists of presents to the ride and bridegroom )Rules 1985 to be annexed to the memorandum required for obtaining marriage certificate. (4) The State Government shall issue such instructions to the effect that every government servant and public servant shall after his marriage furnish a declaration on affidavit, to his head of office stating that he has not taken any dowry and such declaration may be signed by his wife or her relative. (5) Every rule made by the State Government under this section shall belaid as soon as may be after it is made before the State Legislature.
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