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1The Penal Code, 1860

( ACT NO. XLV OF 1860 )

Chapter IV


Act of a child under nine years of age
82. Nothing is an offence which is done by a child under 2[nine] years of age.

  • 1
    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government”, “the Government” and “Taka” were substituted, for the words “Pakistan”, “Central or any Provincial Government” or “Central Government or any Provincial Government” or “Central Government” or “the Provincial Government” or “Provincial Government” and “rupees” respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
  • 2
    The word “nine” was substituted, for the word “seven” by section 2 of the Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 2004 (Act No. XXIV of 2004)
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