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Name: Children's Status Act, 2006 (Act No. 6, 2006).
Country: Namibia
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2006-12-22
Entry into force:
ISN: NAM-2006-L-79051
Bibliography: Act On-line Act On-line Legal Assistance Centre, Namibia, 18 pp. (consulted on 2008-08-06)
Act on-line Act on-line Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-10-14)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for children born outside marriage to be treated equally regardless of whether they are born inside marriage or outside marriage. Provides for matters relating to custody, access, guardianship and inheritance in relation to children born outside marriage and for matters which are in the best interest of all children.
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