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Name: Children Amendment Act, 1998 (No. 4 of 1998).
Country: Seychelles
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998-06-17
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, 1998-06-22, pp. 13-47 (INFORM - P60691)
ISN: SYC-1998-L-50035
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, 1998-06-22, pp. 13-47 (INFORM - P60691)
Abstract/Citation: Amends numerous provisions of the Children Act (Cap. 28). Inter alia, substitutes s. 27 so as to provide for the prevention of children being taken out of the Seychelles for immoral purposes. Also inserts a new s. 70A which provides for the medical examination of children if there is reason to believe they have been assaulted or ill-treated.
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