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Article 287: Without obtaining the required consent, any civil registrar conducting a marriage celebration shall be sentence to a term of imprisonment of a minimum of six months to a maximum of one year and receive a fine of 25,000 to 120,000 francs [about C to C4], or one of these two sentences. In its report presented in June 2016 to the Committee on the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, a Malian non-governmental human rights group states that article 284, which [translation] "minimizes" a mother's consent to the marriage of her minor daughter, "reinforces the risks of early and forced marriage" (AJM et al. According to the Malian National Commission of Human Rights (Commission nationale des droits de l'homme du Mali, CNDH), a public agency responsible for promoting and protecting human rights in Mali, article 284 [translation] "helps to re-invigorate a societal concept that women have no opinion and that fathers may assume all rights over family matters" (Mali May 2016, 8). Rapport de l'Expert indépendant sur la situation des droits de l'homme au Mali, Suliman Baldo. "L'impact de la crise sur les femmes maliennes." [Accessed 22 June 2016] United States (US). [Accessed 10 June 2016] Walker, Judith-Ann, Director of the Development Research and Projects Centre. Cartographie du mariage précoce en Afrique de l'Ouest: une étude des tendances, des interventions, des méthodes efficaces, des bonnes pratiques et la voie à suivre. [Accessed 9 June 2016] Women in Law and Development in Africa (Wi LDAF).
However, for geographical reasons, if one of the future spouses lives outside the place of marriage and is unable to appear in person before the civil registrar, that party may provide consent through a certificate prepared by the civil registrar for their residence.By reason of illness or for geographical reasons, or any other cause, consent by parents or legal representatives may be given in writing in a certificate prepared by the mayor or head of the administrative district of the residence of the party concerned.