• C.--SEXUAL ASSAULT AND PUNISHMENT THEREFOR

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     Sexual assault
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     Punishment for sexual assault
  • D.--AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ASSAULT AND PUNISHMENT THEREFOR

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     Aggravated sexual assault
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     Punishment for aggravated sexual assault
  • E.--SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND PUNISHMENT THEREFOR

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     Sexual harassment
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     Punishment for sexual harassment
  • USING CHILD FOR PORNOGRAPHIC PURPOSES AND PUNISHMENT THEREFOR

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     Use of child for pornographic purposes
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     Punishment for using child for pornographic purposes
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     Punishment for storage of pornographic material involving child
  • ABETMENT OF AND ATTEMPT TO COMMIT AN OFFENCE

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     Abetment of an offence
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     Punishment for abetment
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     Punishment for attempt to commit an offence
  • PROCEDURE FOR REPORTING OF CASES

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     Reporting of offences
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     Obligation of media, studio and photographic facilities to report cases
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     Punishment for failure to report or record a case
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     Punishment for false complaint or false information
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     Procedure for media
  • PROCEDURES FOR RECORDING STATEMENT OF THE CHILD

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     Recording of statement of a child
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     Recording of statement of a child by Magistrate
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     Additional provisions regarding statement to be recorded
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     Medical examination of a child
  • SPECIAL COURTS

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     Designation of Special Courts
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     Presumption as to certain offences
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     Presumption of culpable mental state
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     Application of Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 to proceedings before a Special Court
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     Special Public Prosecutors
  • PROCEDURE AND POWERS OF SPECIAL COURTS AND RECORDING OF EVIDENCE

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     Procedure and powers of Special Court
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     Procedure in case of commission of offence by child and determination of age by Special Court
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     Period for recording of evidence of child and disposal of case
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     Child not to see accused at the time of testifying
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     Trials to be conducted in camera
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     Assistance of an interpreter or expert while recording evidence of child
  • MISCELLANEOUS

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     Guidelines for child to take assistance of experts, etc
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     Right of child to take assistance of legal practitioner
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     Provisions of sections 3 to 13 not to apply in certain cases
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     Alternative punishment
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     Act not in derogation of any other law
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     Public awareness about Act
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     Monitoring of implementation of Act
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     Power to make rules
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     Power to remove difficulties