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: CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSONS ACT
Country Code: DM 1990 Rev. CAP. 37:50
Country: Dominica
Date of entry into force: October 1, 1970 (No. 17/1970)
Amendment: 16/1995
Subject: Children – Law - Dominica
Keywords: Age of criminal responsibility; Child, meaning of; Contribution order; Guardian; Juvenile Court; Juvenile offender
Notes: 16/1995 which amends sections 5 and 39(1) of the Act is attached. Juveniles Courts (Establishment Order) made under s. 11 of this Act commencing Dec. 27, 1970 (40/1970) is attached.
Attachments: Download CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSONS ACT (PDF)
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