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The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2019 aims at making offences against children gender neutral. It provides added legal protection to 39 per cent of population or 43 crore children, irrespective of whether they are a girl or boy. - The amendment bill has a number of provisions to safeguard children from offences of sexual assault and sexual harassment: - For aggravated penetrative sexual assault on children, the bill proposes death penalty with a minimum of 20 years of rigorous imprisonment. - The bill significantly defines child pornography as “visual depiction of sexually explicit conduct involving a child” including photograph, video, digital or computer generated image. - The punishment of using a child for pornographic purposes is a minimum of five years of jail term and on a repeat offence for seven years along with a provision for fine. - The bill aims at making offences against children gender-neutral. It provides added legal protection to 39 per cent of population or 43 crore children, irrespective of whether they are a girl or boy. - There are cases wherein children were administered drugs and hormones to make them sexually active. This bill is aimed at providing stringent punishment to such offenders.

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