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Nepal > Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons

Name: Begging (Prohibition) Act, 1962.
Country: Nepal
Subject(s): Hazardous child labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1962-04-11
Entry into force:
ISN: NPL-1962-L-71667
Bibliography: English translation English translation Nepal Law Commission, Nepal PDF of Law in English PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-08-11)
Abstract/Citation: Prohibits guardians of children from letting them beg and the giving of money to beggers. Violations are punishable by a fine or three months imprisonment or both.

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