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Name: Child Welfare Act (No. 417 of 2007).
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2007-04-13
Entry into force:
ISN: FIN-2007-L-79892
Bibliography: Act on-line in Finnish Act on-line in Finnish Ministry of Justice,, Finland (consulted on 2008-12-19)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 16 chapters and 95 sections with the objective of securing the right of the child to an upbringing in a safe environment, to harmonious development and to special protection. Repeals the Child Welfare Act No. 683 of 1983 and its amendments.
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