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  1. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Protecting Child Performers Act, 2015, S.O. 2015, c. 2. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-05-05 | CAN-2015-L-105886

    PART I - GENERAL
    1. Interpretation
    2. Purpose and application
    3. No contracting out

    PART II - RULES OF GENERAL APPLICATION
    4. Disclosure
    5. Written agreement required
    6. Travel
    7. Tutoring
    8. Income protection

    PART III - RECORDED ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY
    9. Application of this Part
    10. Prohibition, child performers under 15 days old

    Hours of Work
    11. Hours of work
    12. Time before recording device and breaks
    13. No split shifts and rules re meal breaks

    Supervision in the Workplace
    14. Parental accompaniment
    15. Child performers’ co-ordinator

    PART IV - LIVE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY
    16. Application of this Part
    17. Prohibition, child performers under two and a half years old

    Hours of Work
    18. Hours of work
    19. Breaks

    Parents and Other Adults in the Workplace
    20. Supervision of child performer over two and a half years of age
    21. Child attendants
    22. Requirement for clean criminal record

    PART V - HEALTH AND SAFETY
    23. Training
    24. Right to refuse work
    25. Healthy food

    PART VI - ENFORCEMENT AND REGULATIONS
    26. Enforcement
    27. Regulations

  2. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Youth Assistance Act (R.S.N.B. 2014, c. 137). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 2014-12-30 | Date of entry into force: 2015-02-09 | CAN-2014-L-99579

    Provisions in the Act are to youth assistance in the handicraft and sports sectors through the provision of financial incentives.

  3. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children and Youth in Care Day Act, 2014, S.O. 2014, c. 2. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014 | CAN-2014-L-96495

  4. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    An Act to amend the Criminal Code (kidnapping of young person) (S.C. 2013, c. 32). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-06-26 | CAN-2013-L-96449

    This enactment amends the Criminal Code to prescribe a minimum punishment of five years when a kidnap victim is under sixteen years of age, unless the person who commits the offence is a parent, guardian or person having the lawful care or charge of the victim.

  5. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Representative for Children and Youth Act, Consolidation of, SNu 2013, c 27. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013 | Date of entry into force: 2014-06-03 | CAN-2013-L-97754

  6. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - International agreement

    Entente entre le Gouvernement de la République française et le Gouvernement du Québec relative à l'Office franco-québécois pour la jeunesse, signée à Québec le 8 décembre 2011. - Entente

    Adoption: 2011-12-08 | INT-2011-IA-96135

    A pour mission de développer les relations entre la jeunesse française et la jeunesse québécoise. Favorise notamment la mobilité internationale des jeunes en mettant notamment en œuvre des programmes qui développent leur employabilité et leur capacité d'entreprendre.

  7. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Age of Majority Act (c. 103, 2011). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 2011-09-01 | CAN-2011-L-95852

  8. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Custody and Detention of Young Persons Act (C. 137, 2011). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 2011-05-13 | CAN-2011-L-95857

  9. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children and Youth Care and Protection Act (SNL2010 CHAPTER C-12.2). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 2010-06-24 | CAN-2010-L-96017

  10. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child and Youth Advocate Act (SY 2009, c.1). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2009-05-14 | CAN-2009-L-94241

  11. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child and Family Services Act (SY 2008, c.1). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-04-22 | CAN-2008-L-94240

    Definitions
    Guiding principles
    Service delivery principles
    Best interests of the child
    Does not affect self-government agreements

  12. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child, Youth and Senior Advocate Act (2007, c-2.7). (Child and Youth Advocate Act) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2007-06-26 | CAN-2007-L-76880

    Establishes the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate. Sets out their powers and duties as well as jurisdiction.

  13. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Universal Child Care Benefit Act [S.C. 2006, c. 4, s. 168]. - Laws in French and English

    Adoption: 2006-06-22 | CAN-2006-L-105711

    An Act to assist families by supporting their child care choices through direct fi„nancial support and to make consequential and related amendments to certain Acts.

  14. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Representative for Children and Youth Act [SBC 2006] c. 29. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2006-05-18 | CAN-2006-L-96463

    Repeals the Office for Children and Youth Act.

  15. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Student Aid Act (143/2003).

    Adoption: 2003-08-25 | CAN-2003-L-65838

    Regulates various aspects of granting financial aid to students. Divided into 5 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 regulates student loan authorisation as well as repayment. Part 3 deals with bursaries, study assistance and awards; Part 4 with overawards. Part 5 contains final provisions. Repeals Manitoba Student Assistance Programme Regulation 120/93.

  16. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child Care Act (RSY 2002, c.30). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002 | CAN-2002-L-94242

  17. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children's Law Act (RSY 2002, c.31). (Children's Act) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002 | CAN-2002-L-94243

  18. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Corrections (Young Offenders) Act (RSY 2002, c.46). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002 | CAN-2002-L-94247

  19. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child and Youth Advocate Act (SNL2001 CHAPTER C-12.01). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-12-13 | CAN-2001-L-96015

  20. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Protection of Children Involved in Prostitution Act (P-28 RSA 2000). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2000 | CAN-2000-L-76778

    Provides a number of judicial measures for the protection of children (under the age of 18 years) involved in prostitution.

  21. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Décret 1480-99 du 17 décembre 1999 portant Règlement sur l'allocation pour enfant handicapé.

    Adoption: 1999-12-17 | Date of entry into force: 2000-02-01 | CAN-1999-R-55381

  22. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Loi du 5 novembre 1999 modifiant la Loi sur les normes du travail et d'autres dispositions législatives concernant le travail des enfants.

    Adoption: 1999-11-05 | Date of entry into force: 2000-02-01 | CAN-1999-L-54600

    Modifie la Loi sur les normes du travail afin d'interdire à un employeur de faire effectuer par un enfant un travail disproportionné à ses capacités ou susceptible de porter atteinte à son éducation, à sa santé ou à son développement. Interdit également à un employeur de faire effectuer un travail de nuit par un enfant, sauf exceptions.

  23. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Child Abuse Regulation (R14/99).

    Adoption: 1999-02-19 | Date of entry into force: 1999-03-15 | CAN-1999-R-52609

    Establishes a Child Abuse Committee to which agencies may refer cases of suspected child abuse. Repeals Manitoba Regulation 60/86.

  24. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Child and Family Services Regulation (R16/99). - Regulations on-line (Consolidated)

    Adoption: 1999-02-19 | Date of entry into force: 1999-03-15 | CAN-1999-R-52611

    Requires agencies which provide family and child services to conduct background checks on persons employed or volunteering at the agency. Also sets forth types of assistance to be granted to families, requirements regarding parental contributions for maintenance of a child, and provisions concerning agency records.

  25. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Child Care Facilities (Other than Foster Homes) Licensing Regulation (R 17/99).

    Adoption: 1999-02-19 | Date of entry into force: 1999-03-15 | CAN-1999-R-52612

  26. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Foster Homes Licensing Regulation (R 18/99).

    Adoption: 1999-02-19 | Date of entry into force: 1999-03-15 | CAN-1999-R-52613

  27. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    The Children's Law Act, 1997. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1998-03-01 | CAN-1998-L-94309

    An Act respecting Custody of, Access to and Guardianship of Property of Children, Child Status and Parentage and Related Matters.

  28. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Loi du 9 décembre 1997 modifiant de nouveau la Loi sur les normes du travail.

    Adoption: 1997-12-09 | Date of entry into force: 1997-12-09 | Date of partial entry into force: 1998-02-01 | CAN-1997-L-48434

    Interdit, à l'égard des salariés âgés de moins de 16 ans, tout travail entre 23 heures et 6 heures, sauf dans le cas de la livraison de journaux ou de tout autre cas déterminé par le gouvernement. Prévoit la gratuité de la chambre et de la pension à l'égard d'un domestique qui loge ou prend ses repas à la résidence de son employeur.

  29. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Act to amend the Criminal Code (child prostitution, child sex tourism, criminal harassment and female genital mutilation) (Chapter 16).

    Adoption: 1997-04-25 | CAN-1997-L-47361

    Permits the apprehension and prosecution of Canadians for sexual offences against children, even if these offences were committed outside of Canada. Creates the offence of "aggravated procuring" for persons living off the income of the prostitution of persons under the age of 18. Specifies female genital mutilation as a crime and provides for enhanced penalty for "stalkers" who murder their victims.

  30. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    SOR/97-146: Regulations Amending the Immigration Regulations, 1978.

    Adoption: 1997-03-19 | Date of entry into force: 1997-04-01 | CAN-1997-R-46599

    Regulations governing immigration procedures for adopted children.

  31. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child and Family Services Act (S.N.W.T. 1997,c.13). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1997 | Date of entry into force: 1998-10-30 | CAN-1997-L-95908

  32. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children's Law Act (S.N.W.T. 1997,c.14). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1997 | Date of entry into force: 1998-11-01 | CAN-1997-L-95909

  33. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children's Law Act, SNWT (Nu) 1997, c 14. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1997 | CAN-1997-L-97738

  34. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (minimum wage) (Chapter 32).

    Adoption: 1996-12-18 | CAN-1996-L-46038

    Amends provisions of the Canada Labour Code relating to payment of minimum wage. Employers shall pay minimum wage which shall be fixed by the legislature of the province. Also amends provisions concerning employment of persons under the age of 17.

  35. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Age of Majority Act [RSBC 1996] c. 7. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1996 | CAN-1996-L-96434

    1 Age of majority
    2 References to age in court orders
    3 Existing rights preserved
    4 Definition of "minor"
    5 Accumulations in deed, will or instrument
    6 Repealed
    7 Incorporation of enactment in deed, will or instrument

  36. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children's Special Allowances Act [1992, c. 48, Sch.]. - Laws in French and English

    Adoption: 1993-01-01 | CAN-1993-L-85956

    An Act to provide for the payment of special allowances for the care and maintenance of certain children.

  37. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    SOR/93-12: Children's Special Allowance Regulations

    Adoption: 1992-12-29 | Date of entry into force: 1993-01-01 | CAN-1992-R-31962

    Provides for the payment of Special Allowances on behalf of children who are maintained by a department or agency of the federal or provincial government. These benefits were previously provided under the authority of the Family Allowance Act which has been repealed effective January 1, 1993. Made under the Children's Special Allowance Act.

  38. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ontario Regulation 708/92: Regulation Made Under the Day Nurseries Act.

    Adoption: 1992-11-20 | CAN-1992-R-31884

    Revokes the definition of "charitable corporation" in section 1 of Regulation 262 of Revised Regulations of Ontario, 1990 and provides rules in respect of corporations that operate or propose to operate day nurseries.

  39. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children's Law Reform Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. C.12. - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1990 | CAN-1990-L-75545

    Part I - Equal status of children
    Part II - Establishment of parentage
    Part III - Custody, access and guardianship

  40. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child and Family Services Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. C.11. - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1990 | CAN-1990-L-75546

    Part I - Flexible services
    Part II - Voluntary access to services
    Part III - Child protection
    Part IV - Youth justice
    Part V - Rights of Children
    Part VI - Extraordinary measures
    Part VII - Adoption
    Part VIII - Confidentiality of and access to records
    Part IX - Licensing
    Part X - Indian and native child and family services
    Part XI - Regulations
    Part XII - Miscellaneous

  41. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Youth Employment Act (Chapter Y-2). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1990 | CAN-1990-L-96487

  42. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Age of Majority and Accountability Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. A.7. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1990 | CAN-1990-L-96493

  43. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Act to amend the Immigration Act, 1976 and to amend other Acts in consequence thereof. Chapter 35.

    Adoption: 1988-07-21 | CAN-1988-L-7246

    The amendments deal in particular with refugees, visa requirements for students and workers, procedures and appeals.

  44. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Age of Majority Act (R.S.N.W.T. 1988,c.A-2). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1988 | CAN-1988-L-95905

  45. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Children's Law Act (RSNL1990 CHAPTER C-13). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1988 | CAN-1988-L-96018

  46. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Décret no 1179-87 du 29 juillet 1987 portant règlement modifiant le règlement d'application du protocole d'entente entre le gouvernement du Québec et le gouvernement de la République française relatif à la protection sociale des étudiants et des participants à la coopération.

    Adoption: 1987-07-29 | CAN-1987-R-3739

    Modifie l'art. 2 du règlement d'application et l'annexe III en ce qui concerne notamment le champ d'application du protocole et les conditions que l'étudiant doit remplir pour obtenir des prestations de sécurité sociale.

  47. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Child Care Facilities Act (Chapter C-5). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1987-05-14 | CAN-1987-L-6010

  48. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Youth Assistance Act (C. Y-2). - Act on-line (consolidated)

    Adoption: 1984-06-29 | CAN-1984-L-95889

  49. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Loi sur la protection de la jeunesse (dans sa teneur modifiée au 1er avril 2017). - Loi (dans sa teneur modifiée) Act (as amended)

    Adoption: 1977 | CAN-1977-L-74504

    Chapitre I: Interprétation et application
    Chapitre II: Principes généraux et droits des enfants
    Chapitre III: Organismes et personnes chargés de la protection de la jeunesse
    Chapitre IV: Intervention sociale
    Chapitre IV.1: Renseignements confidentiels
    Chapitre V: Intervention judiciaire
    Chapitre VI: Réglementation et directives
    Chapitre VII: Dispositions pénales
    Chapitre VIII: Dispositions transitoires et finales

  50. Canada - Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons - Law, Act

    Age of Majority Act (Chapter A-8). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1974 | CAN-1974-L-96478


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