THE CHILD LABOUR- PROHIBITION AND REGULATION ACT, 1986 – INDEX

PART I- PRELIMINARY

  • 1. Short title, extent and commencement
  • 2. Definitions

PART II- PROHIBITION OF EMPLOYMENT OF CHILDREN IN CERTAIN OCCUPATIONS AND PROCESS

  • 3. Prohibition of employment of children in certain occupations and processes
  • 4. Power to amend the Schedule
  • 5. Child Labour Technical Advisory Committee

PART III-REGULATION OF CONDITIONS OF WORK OF CHILDREN

  • 6. Application of Part
  • 7. Hours and period of work
  • 8. Weekly holidays
  • 9. Notice to Inspector
  • 10. Disputes as to age
  • 11. Maintenance of register
  • 12. Display of notice containing abstract of Sections 3 and 14
  • 13. Health and safety

PART IV- MISCELLANEOUS

  • 14. Penalties
  • 15. Modified application of certain laws in relation to penalties
  • 16. Procedure relating to offences
  • 17. Appointment of inspectors
  • 18. Power to make rules
  • 19. Rules and notifications to be laid before Parliament or State legislature
  • 20. Certain other provisions of law not barred
  • 21. Power to remove difficulties
  • 22. Repeal and savings
  • 23. Amendment of Act 11 of 1948
  • 24. Amendment of Act 69 of 1951
  • 25. Amendment of Act 44 of 1958
  • 26. Amendment of Act 27 of 1961

THE SCHEDULE