|Name:||Children and Young Persons Welfare Act (Chapter 37:51) (Act 21 of 1972).|
|Subject(s):||Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Act on-line Representing Children Worldwide, Yale Law School (consulted on 2007-02-28)
Act on-line Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica PDF (consulted on 2009-04-06)
|Abstract/Citation:||Establishes the Dominica Children and Young Persons Welfare Organisation. The object of the organisation is to promote the care, welfare, education and rehabilitation of delinquent and maladjusted children and young persons and to establish and run institutions in which they may be housed and educated.