The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

CHILDREN’S LAW DATABASE
Title: CHILD PROTECTION ACT
Country Code: BS 2000 Rev. Cap. 132
Country: Bahamas
Reference: 1/2007
Date of entry into force: October 1, 2009 (93/2009)
Subject: Children – Law – The Bahamas
Keywords: Approved Children’s Homes; Child, meaning of; Child protection; foster care; guardian; Juvenile court; maintenance order; Juvenile Courts Panels; Juvenile Correction Centre; parental responsibility; Children’s Registry
Notes: Child Protection (Juvenile Courts Panel – Additional Members for New Providence, Grand Bahama and Abaco) Order, 2011 (SI 33/2011) attached.
Attachments: Download CHILD PROTECTION ACT (PDF)
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