A meeting of the Legislature-Parliament has passed the Muluki Ain (Civil Code) Bill, 2074 BS.
Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Yagya Bahadur Thapa had presented a proposal before the parliament today seeking passage of the bill.
The bill includes provision on division of property.
Similarly, the meeting passed the Country Civil Procedure (Code) Bill, 2074. Speaker Onsari Gharti announced that the bill has been passed by a majority despite Nepal Majdoor Kisan Party lawmaker Prem Suwal's objection citing lack of a quorum when the bill was put to a vote.