Laws

February 4, 2016

Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2015

The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2015 has come into force on January 15, 2016. It replaces the Juvenile Justice Act, 2000. Background The first proper intervention by the government of India in justice for children was…

January 11, 2016

Biological Diversity Act – 2002

India enacted Biological Diversity Act in 2002 for giving effect to the provisions of the CBD. Objective of this act is to regulate the access to genetic resources  and protection of biodiversity. This act provides for establishment of statutory bodies…