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Name: Juvenile Code.
Country: Afghanistan
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2004-09
Entry into force:
Published on: Unofficial translation by UNICEF, 2005 (DOC.NORMES)
ISN: AFG-2004-L-70278
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=70278&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Unofficial translation by UNICEF, 2005 (DOC.NORMES)
Unofficial English Translation Unofficial English Translation Conference on the Rule of Law in Afghanistan (2-3 July 2007), Italy PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2011-05-13)
Abstract/Citation: Regulates the procedures to be taken with children who violate the law and also those who are at risk or in need of care and protection (Chapters 1-3). It also covers their rights with respect to procedures in court and investigations, the functions of juvenile correction and rehabilitation centres and other social services (Chapter 4), a code of conduct for children with irregular behaviour (Chapter 5), procedures for assistance to children in need of care and protection (Chapter 6) and guardianship (Chapter 7).

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