|Name:||Employment Young Persons and Children Act (Cap. 99:01).|
|Subject(s):||Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons; Hazardous child labour|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Laws of Guyana, 1973, 11 p.
Legislation on-line Laws of Guyana, Ministry of Legal Affairs, Guyana PDF of Act as at L.R.O. 1/2012 (consulted on 2017-11-09)
|Abstract/Citation:||Defines "child" as a person under 14 years of age; a "young person" as under 16. Prohibits the employment of children in industrial enterprises and aboard ships, and the employment of women and young persons in night work.|