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Name: Protection from Domestic Violence Act 1997 (No. 6 of 1997).
Country: Mauritius
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-05-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Legal Supplement, 1997-06-28, No. 60, pp. 31-54
ISN: MUS-1997-L-48505
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=48505&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Legal Supplement, 1997-06-28, No. 60, pp. 31-54
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Abstract/Citation: In cases of domestic violence, provides for the issuance of protection orders, occupation orders, and tenancy orders (granting one party exclusive right to live in a residence if they believe that a spouse is likely to commit a further act of domestic violence).
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