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1. This Act may be cited as the Employment of Women, Young Persons, and Children Act, No. 47 of 1956.
2. Restrictions on night work in industrial undertakings. {[ 2, 43 of 1964.]}
3. Exceptions to restrictions on night work in industrial undertakings.
4. Rest period for apprentices or vocational trainees employed on night work.
5. Registers of industrial workers tinder the age of eighteen years.
6. Exhibition of provisions of this Part relating to workers under the age of eighteen years.
7. Employment of children in industrial undertakings.
8. Registers of industrial workers who are women or young persons.
9. Minimum age for employment at sea.
10. Registers of lists of crew under the age of sixteen years.
11. Furnishing of information regarding employment of young persons employed on vessels.
12. Application of this Part.
13. Restrictions on employment of children.
14. Regulations relating to employment of children.
15. Restrictions by Commissioner of Labour on employment of children.
16. Furnishing of information regarding the employment of children.
17. Restriction on employment of children attending school.
18. Restrictions on children taking part in entertainments.
19. Prohibition against persons under sixteen years of age taking part in performances endangering life or limb.
20. Restrictions on training for performances of a dangerous nature.
21. Regulations relating to employment of young persons.
22. Furnishing of information regarding employment of women and young persons.
23. Division between industry and non-industrial occupations.
24. Inspection, and furnishing or taking of copies, of registers and lists kept under this Act.
25. Powers of entry.
26. The furnishing of information, &c., by any class of employers may be required by notice published in the Gazette and newspapers.
27. In prosecution for employment in contravention of this Act employer may prove that some other person committed the offence. Cap. 20.
28. Evidence.
29. Provision regarding prosecution.
30. Medical examination of young persons and children.
31. Regulations.
32. Application of this Act.
33. Repeals.
34. Interpretation.