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Name: Children's Protection Law (No. 5 of 1997)
Country: Libya
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette (original language), 1997, 5 p.
ISN: LBY-1997-L-68411
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=68411&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Official Gazette (original language), 1997, 5 p.
Abstract/Citation: Defines the child as a person under 16 years (art. 1). Provides that education shall be compulsory for children (art. 9) and prohibits child labour except when in training and with their consent (art. 10).

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