Database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation
Guyana (206) > General provisions (53)
||Domestic Violence Act (Cap. 11:09).
||Criminal and penal law
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||Legislation on-line Gender Equality Observatory for Latin America and the Caribbean, United Nations PDF of Act (consulted on 2018-12-12)
||An Act to afford protection in cases involving domestic violence by the granting of a protection order, to provide the police with powers of arrest where a domestic violence offence occurs and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.