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Jamaica > Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons

Name: The Status of Children Act.
Country: Jamaica
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1976-11-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Laws of Jamaica, Vol. XVII
ISN: JAM-1976-L-31048
Bibliography: Laws of Jamaica, Vol. XVII
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Jamaica, Ministry of Justice, Jamaica PDF PDF (consulted on 2012-06-29)
Abstract/Citation: This Act states that all children are of equal status, transitional provisions regarding wills and other instruments and intestacies, recognition of paternity required in cases of succession, the power of the court to require the use of blood tests and general regulations.

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