National Laws
GlobalGoalsCompendium

National Laws

Laws covered by the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) that are relevant to Business and Human Rights.

1 month ago
Trade Unions Act, 1926
GlobalGoalsCompendium

Trade Unions Act, 1926

The Act provides for registration of trade unions with a view to render lawful organisation of labour to enable collective bargaining.

3 weeks ago
Employee’s Compensation Act, 1923
GlobalGoalsCompendium

Employee’s Compensation Act, 1923

The Act provides financial protection to employees and their dependents through compensation in case of any accidental injury occurs during employment, which results in either death or disablement of the worker.

3 weeks ago
Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act, 1986
GlobalGoalsCompendium

Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act, 1986

The Act prohibits the engagement of children in certain employments and regulates the conditions of work or children in certain other employments.

3 weeks ago
Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013
GlobalGoalsCompendium

Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013

Provides protection to women from sexual harassment at all workplaces, both in public and private sector, whether organised or unorganized.

3 weeks ago
Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act, 1976
GlobalGoalsCompendium

Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act, 1976

Promulgated to abolish the bonded labour system, and prevent the economic and physical exploitation of marginalized sections of society.

3 weeks ago