Surrogacy (Regulation) Act, 2021

The Surrogacy (Regulation) Act, 2021 regulate the practice and process of surrogacy, constitute National Assisted Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy Board, State Assisted Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy Boards.  Key features of the Act: I. Prohibition and regulation of surrogacy clinics: No surrogacy clinic, unless registered under this Act, shall conduct or associate with, or help in any manner, in conducting activities … Read more

Health and Safety provisions under Factories Act,1948

Health and Safety provisions under Factories Act,1948

Health and Safety provision under the Factories Act,1948 Introduction The first Act which is made for laborers working in factories is the Factories Act,1934 but there are various defects and weaknesses. Due to defect and weakness, these provisions are not working properly and there is a need to bring changes in the provision to the … Read more

Air Act: Overview of the Air (Prevention and Control of Air Pollution) Act 1981

Air Act: Overview of the Air (Prevention and Control of Air Pollution) Act 1981

Air Act: Overview of the Air (Prevention and Control of Air Pollution) Act 1981 INTRODUCTION It is essentially an exhaustive enactment with in excess of fifty sections. It makes arrangements, interalia, for Central and State Boards, capacity to pronounce pollution control territories, limitations on certain mechanical units, the authority of the Boards to restrain emanation … Read more

Strikes and Lockouts under Industrial Disputes Act, 1947

Provision of Strikes and Lockouts under Industrial Disputes Act, 1947

Strikes and Lockouts under Industrial Dispute Act,1947 Introduction  In any industry, the two main pillars are employee and employer. The industry is running when these two pillars coordinate with each other. But in some times there are clashes of interest between employer and employee. For the benefit of the industry, it was necessary to resolve … Read more

Object, Constitutional Validity and Salient features of Minimum Wages Act, 1948

Object, Constitutional Validity and Salient features of Minimum Wages Act, 1948

Minimum Wages Act, 1948: Object, Constitutional Validity and Salient features  Minimum Wages Act 1948 came into force in India when India had recently gained its freedom. Labor laws made by the Britishers were exploitative in nature. Wages were low and different in every part of the country. That time there was no such thing as … Read more

What is the procedure of penalties under the Factories Act 1948

penalties under the Factories Act 1948 section 95, section 105

Penalties under the Factories Act 1948 What is the procedure of penalties under the Factories Act, 1948 Introduction:- In India, After independence, there is a fast-growing development of factories. There is no law that protects the workers right under factories. There is a various unsatisfactory provision related to health, safety, and welfare of workers. There … Read more

The Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Rules, 2020

Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Rules, 2020

The Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Rules, 2020 Central Government makes the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Rules, 2020  — in the exercise of the powers conferred by it under Section 37 of the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Act, 2019. Cabinet approves — Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020 Following are the heads under which the … Read more

Cabinet approves — Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Cabinet approves — Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Cabinet approves — Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020; Upper limit for legal abortions raised to 24 weeks The Union Cabinet has approved the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020 to amend the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971. The Bill will be introduced in the ensuing session of the parliament. Salient features of proposed amendments: … Read more

rohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019

Prohibition on e-cigarette

Parliament passes the Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019. Purpose of the bill is — to prohibit the production, manufacture, import, export, transport, sale, distribution, storage and advertisement of electronic cigarettes in the interest of public health to protect the people from harm and for matters connected … Read more

Competition Commission of India (General) Amendment Regulations, 2019

CCI Amendment 2019

No. L-3(2)/Regln-Gen. (Amdt.)/2019/CCI.—In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 64 of the Competition Act, 2002 (12 of 2003), the Competition Commission of India hereby makes the following regulations further to amend the Competition Commission of India (General) Regulations, 2009, namely:— 1. (1) These regulations may be called the Competition Commission of India (General) Amendment Regulations, … Read more