Ms Aurangzeb said the Caucus has proposed some of the most innovative legislation including the 'National Commission on the Status of Women Act 2012, 'Prevention of Anti-Women Practices Bill, 2011', 'The Acid Control
and Acid Crime Prevention Bill 2010', 'The Criminal Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2010', and 'The Domestic
1] Based on 9-hour acid control
studies during the day and 12-hour acid control
studies during the night.
Legislation for criminal prosecution of acid violence perpetrators was introduced in Bangladesh in 1984 and in 2002 the Acid Crime Control Act and the Acid Control
Act were enacted.
The government, the official said, had passed Criminal Law (Second Amendment) Act, 2011, commonly known as Acid Control
and Acid Crime Act enacted in 2011, to curb the menace.
In 2011 the Senate passed the Acid Control
and Acid Crime Prevention Bill to repress acid attacks in the country; the senate also passed the prevention of anti-women practices bill.
The Acid Offences Prevention Act 2002 and the Acid Control
Act banned the open sale of acids, and imposed stringent punishment ( including the death penalty) and a fine on offenders.
Be Soeun was the first person prosecuted under Cambodia's acid control
law - adopted in December 2011 - and received the maximum sentence, based on his charge.
gt;> The Lower House of Parliament in Pakistan unanimously passed the Acid Control
and Acid Crime Prevention Bill last year.
Acid attacks were previously considered assault by the law, but thanks to lobbying by activists are now specifically dealt with under the Acid Control
and Acid Crime Prevention Bill 2010, enacted as law by Pakistani legislators at the end of 2011.
This is the first reported incident of acid-throwing since parliament passed the 2010 Acid Control
and Prevention Bill to declare the act a crime against women and prescribing harsh penalties against such acts.
In patients with persistent typical GORD symptoms despite twice daily PPI therapy, standard transnasal oesophageal pH monitoring is most likely to be normal, but where adequate acid suppression is in question, a 24-hour pH study while taking medications can help to quantify the effectiveness of acid control
Others have complete acid control
, but they have persistent symptoms caused by nonacid reflux as confirmed by symptom index.