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Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction of Dry Latrines (Prohibition) Act (No. 46 of 1993).

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Law, Act

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Prohibits the employment of persons for the removal of human excreta from latrines, and provides for the conversion of dry latrines to water-seal latrines. Also provides for latrine inspectors and the vocational training and rehabilitation for persons who were employed as latrine scavangers.

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    Serial title
    Acts of Parliament, 1993
    Page range
    pp. 274-283