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  1. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Criminal Procedure (Code) Act, 2074 (2017). (मुलुकी देवानी कार्यविधि (संहिता) एेन, २०७४) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2074-10-16 | NPL-2074-L-106061

    The Criminal Procedure (Code) Act was adopted in 2017 alongside five other Acts, designed to replace the Civil Code, 2021.

  2. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Criminal (Code) Act, 2074 (2017) (मुलुकी अपराध (संहिता) एेन, २०७४) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-10-16 | NPL-2017-L-106060

    The Criminal Code was adopted in 2017 alongside five other Acts, designed to replace the Civil Code, 2021.

    It outlaws the practice of Chhaupadi as was as the evangelization of citizens to other religions.

  3. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Prevention of Organised Crime Act, 2069 (2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013 | NPL-2013-L-98137

  4. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Domestic Violence (Crime and Punishment) Act, 2066 (2009). - Laws on-line in English

    Adoption: 2009-04-27 | NPL-2009-L-87487

    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.

  5. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Public Security Rules, 2001.

    Adoption: 2001-06-04 | NPL-2001-R-59857

    Made under the Public Security Act 1989. Establishes that in case local authorities receive information that a person or group is about to commit an act listed under Section 3 of these Rules, this shall be regarded as a reasonable ground to believe that the sovereignty, integrity and public tranquillity of Nepal may be harmed immediately. Also provides for issuing of detention orders, submission of petitions by persons feeling aggrieved by such orders, and for power to revise and invalidate orders.

  6. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Compensation for Torture Act, 1996. - Laws on-line in English

    Adoption: 1996-12-18 | NPL-1996-L-45831

    No person who is in detention shall be tortured; torture is defined as "cruel, inhuman, or insulting treatment" of a person. Persons who were tortured may file for compensation at a district court.

  7. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Extradition Act, 2045 (1988). - Laws on-line in English

    Adoption: 1988-08-31 | NPL-1988-L-87490

    An Act made to provide for extradition of accused or offender.

  8. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Code of Criminal Procedure Bill, 2034 (1977). (अपराध कार्यविधि संहिता २०३४) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1977 | NPL-1978-L-106059

    The Criminal Procedure Code, 1977 contained 15 chapters, 165 sections and 30 schedules 23 to simplify criminal procedures.

  9. Nepal - Criminal and penal law - Law, Act

    Prisons Act, 2019 (1963). - Laws on-line in English

    Adoption: 1963-02-04 | NPL-1963-L-87499


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