Indian Legislations
[ Reading Material for Virtual Programme on "Judicial Approach Towards Gender Neutrality (with special reference to CEDAW)", 25.06.2022 ]



1 Commission of Sati (Prevention) Act (1987)
2 Dowry Prohibition Act 1961
3 The Equal Remuneration Act, 1976
4 The Hindu Marriage Act (1955)
5 The Hindu Succession Act (1956)
6 The Immoral Traffic Prevention Act, 1956
7 The Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986
8 The Legal Services Authorities Act (1987)
9 The Maternity Benefit Act (MBA), 1961
10 The Minimum Wages Act (1948)
11 The National Commission for Women Act, 1990
12 Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition on Sex Selection) Act, 1994
13 The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993
14 The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005
15 Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Act, 2013
16 The Dissolution of Muslim Marriages Act, 1939
17 The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019
18 The Protection of Children from Sexual Offence Act, 2012
19 The Scheduled Caste and the Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989