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Name: Children Statute, 1996 (No. 6 of 1996).
Country: Uganda
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1996-04-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Statutory Instruments, 1996-04-04, Vol. 89, No. 21, pp. 1-78 (INFORM - P60872)
ISN: UGA-1996-L-56802
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=56802&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Statutory Instruments, 1996-04-04, Vol. 89, No. 21, pp. 1-78 (INFORM - P60872)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on care, protection, and maintenance of children. Makes provision for rights of the child, adoption, parentage of children, children charged with offences, and establishes a Family and Children Court. Section 9 deals with harmful employment.
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