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Name: Penal Code (Act No. 45 of 1860).
Country: India
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1860
Entry into force:
ISN: IND-1860-L-48320
Bibliography: N. D. Basus's Indian Penal Code, 1966, S. K. Bose, ed., Calcutta, India, 6th ed.
Indian Penal code, 1996, B.M. Gandhi, Eastern Book Company, Lucknow, India, 648 pp.
Bharat's Criminal Major Acts (consolidated to 2000), 2001, D. N. Sen, Bharat Law House, New Delhi, India, 2nd edition, ISBN: 81-7737-030-8
Penal Code Penal Code Ministry of Law and Justice PDF of Act in English PDF of Act in English (consulted on 2005-04-07)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter IX deals with offences by public servants, including abuse of office and bribery. Sections 366 to 377 deal with, inter alia, forced labour, slavery, prostitution, and sexual offences against minors.
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