Advocate Protection Bill PDF

The draft and the draft of the Advocate Protection Bill have been prepared by a seven-member committee of the Bar Council of India (BCI). It proposes several provisions to protect the interests of lawyers. It has 16 sections. Here we will give you complete information about Advocate Protection Bill PDF today. Before this, let us know what is an advocate/lawyer and what is this protection bill.

Advocate Protection Bill Download

Article/ PDF   Advocate Protection Bill
Year   2022
Benefits   Protection to lawyers
 Beneficiaries   All Lawyers
 Purpose   To provide protection to lawyers
 Official Website   Click Here

In the proposed bill, threatening to cause any kind of damage and injury to the lawyer and his family members, forcibly disclosing any information, getting pressure from the police or any other officer, preventing lawyers from appearing in any case. Acts such as damage to the property of a lawyer, using a derogatory word against an advocate have been categorized as an offense. All these offenses will be non-bailable offenses. There is a provision for imprisonment of 6 months to 2 years as well as a fine of ten lakh rupees for such offense. For these offenses, the police will have to complete the investigation within 30 days, which will be heard by the District and Sessions Judge / Additional District and Sessions Judge, but if a lawyer is accused then this law will not apply to him.

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