Domestic Violence (Crime and Punishment) Act, 2008, Nepal
(Unofficial translation by FWLD)
A Bill made for providing measures to control the act of Domestic Violence
Preamble: Respecting the right of every person to live a secure and dignified life; to prevent and control violence occurring within the family and for matters connected therewith and incidental thereto making such violence punishable; and for providing protection to the victims of violence; Be it enacted by the Constituent Assembly in accordance with Article 81(1) of the Interim Constitution of Nepal, 2007 as follows:...
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