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Name: Child Welfare Ordinance, 2011 (No. 11 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: 2011-10-04
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2011-L-92726
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=92726&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 2011, Printech St. Helena Ltd., St. Helena, AA15-AA49
Abstract/Citation: This Ordinance was enacted by the Governor of Ascension and is applicable to the Ascension Islands. It introduces provisions on the rights and welfare of children which are in line with the principles contained in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Part I - Preliminary
Part II - Welfare and Rights of the Child
Part III - Parental Responsibility and Guardianship
Part IV - Orders with respect to Children
Part V - Ascension Island Safeguarding Children's Board
Part VI - Protection of Children
Part VII - Proceedings Involving Children and Young Persons
Part VIII - Offences against Children and Young Persons
Part IX - Miscellaneous and Supplemental
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