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Original name: Lag (2013:852) om registerkontroll av personer som ska arbeta med barn.
Name: Act (2013:852) on registration and control of persons who intend to work with children.
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2013-11-14
Entry into force:
ISN: SWE-2013-L-96596
Bibliography: Act online in Swedish Act online in Swedish Regeringskansliets rättsdatabaser, Notisum AB,, Sweden, 2 pp. PDF in Swedish PDF in Swedish (consulted on 2014-08-02)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 6 articles providing for regulations concerning a mandatory register control of every person offered a position in the state, a municipality, a county, a company or an organization, if the work involves direct and regular contact with children. At the request of the employer, the person must provide an extract from the register kept under the Act (1998: 620) on criminal records.

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