Promoting jobs, protecting people
NATLEX
Database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation

Nepal (128) > General provisions (50)

Name: Domestic Violence (Crime and Punishment) Act, 2066 (2009).
Country: Nepal
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-04-27
Entry into force:
ISN: NPL-2009-L-87487
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=87487&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Laws on-line in English Laws on-line in English Nepal Law Commission, www.lawcommission.gov.np, Nepal PDF of Law in English PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-08-11)
Abstract/Citation: Make provisions for the right of every person to live in a secure and dignified life, to prevent and control violence
occurring within the family, includes provisions on penalties for domestic violence, and protection to the
victims of violence.

© Copyright and permissions 1996-2014 International Labour Organization (ILO) | Privacy policy | Disclaimer