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Name: Child Justice Act, 2008 [No. 75 of 2008].
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-05-07
Entry into force:
ISN: ZAF-2009-L-85627
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line South African Government Information, PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-12-14)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the treatment of children within the penal system. Provides a minimum age for criminal capacity and also measures concerning the detention and placement of children within the justice system.
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