9. THE CHILDREN (PLEDGING OF LABOUR) ACT, 1933

This Act prohibits pledging of children (person under the age of fifteen years) for labour. It makes any agreement for pledging of children void. It also provides penalty for parents or guardians for making agreement to pledge the labour of their child. Any person who makes such agreement with parents or guardians and employ the child under that agreement is also liable for punishment under this Act.

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