1. Criminal Law Amendment Act, 2013:
The Policy Debate will delve into the Criminal Law Amendment Act, 2013, which addresses several issues related to crimes against women. Participants will discuss the provisions of this act, including the definition of new offences, changes in punishment, and the establishment of fast-track courts to expedite trials. The impact of this act on the prevention and deterrence of crimes against women will also be explored.
2. SITA-All India Suppression of Immoral Traffic Act:
Another aspect of this theme is the discussion on the SITA-All India Suppression of Immoral Traffic Act. This act aims to combat human trafficking, particularly the trafficking of women and children, and includes provisions for rescue, rehabilitation, and prosecution of offenders. Participants will examine the effectiveness of this act in addressing the challenges associated with human trafficking and ensuring the well-being of victims.