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Malawi (102) > Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons (5)

Name: Child Care, Protection and Justice Act, 2010 (No. 22 of 2010).
Country: Malawi
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-07-29
Entry into force:
ISN: MWI-2010-L-90369
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Malawi Legal Information Institute, Malawi PDF PDF (consulted on 2012-07-12)
Abstract/Citation: PART I - PRELIMINARY
PART II-CHILD CARE AND PROTECTION
Division l-Child Care and Protection by the Family
Division 2-Children in Need of Care and Protection
Division 3-Guardianship
Division 4-Fosterage
Division 5 - Support for Children by Local Authorities
Division 6 - Protection of Children from Undesirable Practices
PART III-CHILDREN SUSPECTED TO HAVE COMMITTED OFFENCES
Division 1 - General Principles
Division 2 - Methods of Bringing a Child Offender Before a Court or Other Inquiry
Division 3 - Detention Before a Finding Against a Child
Division 4 - Preliminary Inquiry
Division 5-Diversion
PART IV- DETERMINATION OF AGE OF A CHILD
PART V -LEGAL REPRESENTATION
PART VI-CHILD JUSTICE COURTS: ESTABLISHMENT, JURISDICTION,COMPOSITION, PROCEDURE AND POWERS
PART VII-CHILD CASE REVIEW BOARD
PART VIII-REFORMATORY CENTRES AND SAFETY HOMES
PART IX-GENERAL
PART X-TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS

Also repeals the Affiliation Act (Cap. 26:02)
Repealed text(s):

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