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National Child Protection Authority Act

Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Government of Sri Lanka Country Resources Child Rights Legislation Sri Lanka 12 November 1998 Legislation/regulation child and adolescent, prevention, vulnerability

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An Act to provide for the establishment of the National Child Protection Authority for the purpose of formulating a National Policy on the Prevention of Child Abuse and the Protection and Treatment of Children who are victims of such abuse; For the Coordination and monitoring of action against all forms of Child Abuse; and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

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