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Name: Children's Act, 2009 (No. 8 of 2009).
Country: Botswana
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-06-16
Entry into force:
ISN: BWA-2009-L-97343
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line SANTAC, PDF PDF (consulted on 2014-11-11)
Abstract/Citation: Part I - Preliminary
Part II - Application, Objects and Guiding Principles of the Act
Part III - Bill of Child Rights
Part IV - Parental Duties and Rights
Part V - Community and Government Support to Parents
Part VI - Childrens Consultative Forum
Part VII - National Children's Council
Part VIII - Children's Courts
Part IX - Commissioners of Child Welfare
Part X - Children in Need of Protection
Part XI - Offences
Part XII - Alternative Care of Children in Need of Protection
Part XIII - Foster Care
Part XIV - Children in Conflict with the Law
Part XV - Homes, Schools and Institutions for the Reception of Children
Part XVI - Child Abduction and Trafficking in Children
Part XVII - Miscellaneous
Repealed text(s):

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