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  1. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Youth Work Profession Act, 2014 (Act XX of 2014). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-06-17 | MLT-2014-L-97230

    An Act to make provision for the regulation of the youth work profession and to provide for matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto.

  2. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Foster Care Act (Act XVII of 2007) (Cap. 491). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-11-16 | MLT-2007-L-86884

    To make special provision for foster care and to make consequential and other amendments.

  3. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Protection of Young Persons at Work Places (Amendment) Regulations, 2004 (Legal Notice No. 283 of 2004). - Legal Notice No. 283 of 2004

    Adoption: 2004-05 | MLT-2004-R-69300

    Made in accordance with Occupational Health and Safety Authority Act (Cap. 424). Amends Regulation 2 and repeals Regulations 5, 6, 8, 9 and 10 of the Protection of Young Persons at Work Places Regulations, 2000.

  4. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Young Persons (Employment) Regulations (Legal Notice No. 440 of 2003). - Young Persons (Employment) Regulations

    Adoption: 2004-04-05 | MLT-2004-R-68127

    Prohibits work by children. Also establishes that minimum employment age shall not be lower than minimum age at which compulsory full-time schooling ends. Regulates work by adolescents and young persons. Provides for duties of employers to ensure that young people have working conditions which suit their age and are protected against economic exploitation and against any work likely to harm their safety, health or physical, mental, moral or social development or to jeopardise their education.

  5. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Commissioner for Children Act (Act VII of 2003) (Cap. 462). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003 | MLT-2003-L-67020

  6. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Protection of Young Persons at Work Places Regulations, 2000 (Legal Notice No. 91 of 2000) (S.L. 424.10). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-01-02 | MLT-2002-R-69298

    Made in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety (Promotion) Act, 1994. Sets forth provisions to reduce the risk of young persons being engaged in positions that are hazardous to their health such as: risk assessment by the employer; the provision of medical examinations and limited working hours. Also provides a list of agents and processes to which young persons may not be exposed.

  7. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Work Place (Protection of Young Persons) (Amendment) Regulations, 1996 (L.N. 185 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-09-27 | MLT-1996-R-44858

    Amendments provide that no young person shall be employed between 10PM and 6AM the following day, and no young employee shall work more than 10 hours overtime in a week.

  8. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Work Place (Protection of Young Persons) Regulations 1996.

    Adoption: 1996 | MLT-1996-R-59054

    Establishes limits, inter alia, on the number of hours that young people may work as well as the types of jobs that they may hold. Requires that employers provide medical examinations for potential young employees as well as young employees (on an annual basis). Amends provisions of the Factories Act, setting out "agents and processes of work" to which young workers cannot be exposed.

  9. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employment Card Regulations, 1991. L.N. 181

    Adoption: 1991-11-29 | Date of entry into force: 1991-12-02 | MLT-1991-R-26627

    These Regulations under s.26 of the Employment and Training Services Act, 1990 (No. 28 of 1990) provide for employment cards to be issued by the Corporation for all those who are "gainfully occupied" or are seeking a gainful occupation. Employment cards shall not be issued to minors of compulsory school age. Employers must inform the Corporation when it engages new employees, and new employees must likewise inform the Corporation.

  10. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Work Books (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 1990. L.N. 78.

    Adoption: 1990-06-01 | MLT-1990-R-9803

    Amends the Work Books Order 1974 in respect of article 8A to prohibit the employment of a minor without a Work Book, and in respect of fines and penalties.

  11. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children and Young Persons (Care Orders) Act (No. XVIII of 1980) (Cap. 285). - Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 1980-08-08 | MLT-1980-L-65368

    Makes provision for care of children and young persons. Regulates care order on conviction of offence; care order in respect of child or young person in need of care, protection or control; interim order; removal order; as well as some related matters.

  12. Malta - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Juvenile Court Act (Act No. XXIV of 1980) (Cap. 287). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1980-07-25 | MLT-1980-L-86840

    Establishes a Juvenile Court and provides for matters relating to children and young persons in relation to criminal procedures.


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