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- Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment (CLPRA) Bill is pending since December 2012.
- The proposed amendments to the Act will for the first time ban employment of children below 14 years in any occupation.
- This will bring the law in consistency with the Right to Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act 2009.
- The 1986 law prohibits employing children only in certain occupations such as mines, work in hazardous process and with inflammable substances or explosives.