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Name: Welfare of Children (Amendment) Ordinance, 2011 (No. 12 of 2011).
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: 2011-08-02
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2011-L-92715
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 2011, Printech St. Helena Ltd., St. Helena
Abstract/Citation: Amends section 3 of the 2008 Ordinance by repealing the word "Act" and replacing it with the word "Ordinance". Adds a new Division 2A in Part III concerning Special Guardianship Orders. The purpose of the Ordinance is to review the provisions relating to private fostering as well as extending the prohibition with respect to the identification of a child in any publication relating to court proceedings to Ascension.
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