Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012



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Section
Section Title
  Status : Active
  Title CHAPTER I - PRELIMINARY View Judgments
  1 Short title, extent and commencement View Judgments
  2 Definitions View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER - II SEXUAL OFFENCES AGAINST CHILDREN A - PENETRATIVE SEXUAL ASSAULT AND PUNISHMENT THEREFOR View Judgments
  3 Penetrative sexual assault View Judgments
  4 Punishment for penetrative sexual assault View Judgments
  5 Aggravated penetrative sexual assault View Judgments
  6 Punishment for aggravated penetrative sexual assault View Judgments
  7 Sexual assault View Judgments
  8 Punishment for sexual assault View Judgments
  9 Aggravated sexual assault View Judgments
  10 Punishment for aggravated sexual assault View Judgments
  11 Sexual harassment View Judgments
  12 Punishment for sexual harassment View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER - III USING CHILD FOR PORNOGRAPHIC PURPOSES AND PUNISHMENT THEREFOR View Judgments
  13 Use of child for pornographic purposes View Judgments
  14 Punishment for using child for pornographic purposes View Judgments
  15 Punishment for storage of pornographic material involving child View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER IV - ABETMENT OF AND ATTEMPT TO COMMIT AN OFFENCE View Judgments
  16 Abetment of an offence View Judgments
  17 Punishment for abetment View Judgments
  18 Punishment for attempt to commit an offence View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER - V PROCEDURE FOR REPORTING OF CASFS View Judgments
  19 Reporting of offences View Judgments
  20 Obligation of media, studio and photographic facilities to report cases View Judgments
  21 Punishment for failure to report or record a case View Judgments
  22 Punishment for false complaint or false information View Judgments
  23 Procedure for media View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER - VI PROCEDURES FOR RECORDING STATEMENT OF THE CHILD View Judgments
  24 Recording of statement of a child View Judgments
  25 Recording of statement of a child by Magistrate View Judgments
  26 Additional provisions regarding statement to be recorded View Judgments
  27 Medical examination of a child View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER - VII SPECIAL COURTS View Judgments
  28 Designation of Special Courts View Judgments
  29 Presumption as to certain offences View Judgments
  30 Presumption of culpable mental state View Judgments
  31 Application of Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 to proceedings before a Special Court View Judgments
  32 Special Public Prosecutors View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER - VIII PROCEDURE AND POWERS OF SPECIAL COURTS AND RECORDING OF EVIDENCE View Judgments
  33 Procedure and powers of Special Court View Judgments
  34 Procedure in case of commission of offence by child and determination of age by Special Court View Judgments
  35 Period for recording of evidence of child and disposal of case View Judgments
  36 Child not to see accused at the time of testifying View Judgments
  37 Trials to be conducted in camera View Judgments
  38 Assistance of an interpreter or expert while recording evidence of child View Judgments
  Title CHAPTER IX - MISCELLANEOUS View Judgments
  39 Guidelines for child to take assistance of experts, etc View Judgments
  40 Right of child to take assistance of legal practitioner View Judgments
  41 Provisions of sections 3 to 13 not to apply in certain cases View Judgments
  42 Alternative punishment View Judgments
  43 Public awareness about Act View Judgments
  44 Monitoring of implementation of Act View Judgments
  45 Power to make rules View Judgments
  46 Power to remove difficulties View Judgments
  SCHEDULE I