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Name: Welfare of Children Ordinance, 2008 (No. 14 of 2008).
Country: United Kingdom - Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-11
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2008-L-86350
Bibliography: Ordinance online Ordinance online St. Helena Governement Portal, St. Helena PDF of Ordinance as amended to Ord. 3 of 2016 PDF of Ordinance as amended to Ord. 3 of 2016 (consulted on 2011-04-18)
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of this Ordinance is to modernise and update the law relating to the welfare and rights of children to bring it in line with the principles contained in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
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