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Name: Punjab Prohibition of Child Labour at Brick Kilns Act 2016 (XXXVII of 2016).
Country: Pakistan - Punjab
Subject(s): Hazardous child labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-09-02
Entry into force:
ISN: PAK-2016-L-104986
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Punjab Laws Online, Pakistan PDF PDF (consulted on 2017-08-29)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the prohibition of child labour and regulation of labour at the brick kilns in the Punjab.

1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Contract of engagement on work
4. Limit of Advance (peshgi)
5. Prohibition of employment
6. Presumption as to employment
7. Liability
8. Sealing of brick kiln
9. Committees
10. Appellate authority
11. Inspectors
12. Powers of inspector
13. Penalty
14. Trial of offences
15. Cognizance of offences
16. Application of other laws
17. Power to make rules
18. Power to issue directions
19. Power to remove difficulties
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