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Loi sur la protection de la jeunesse (Youth Protection Act)

Government of Quebec Country Resources Child and Youth General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards Quebec 5 January 2014 Legislation/regulation child/youth protection, human rights, social development

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“This Act applies to any child whose security or development is or may be considered to be in danger.”

• General principles and children’s rights
• Persons entrusted with youth protection
• Native communities
• Social intervention
• Security and development of a child
• Immediate protective measures
• Parent’s contributions
• adoption

Current version in force since Jan. 5, 2014
Uploaded June 2, 2014
For ongoing amendments and the latest version of the law please refer to this link: http://www2.publicationsduquebec.gouv.qc.ca/dynamicSearch/telecharge.php?type=2&file=/P_34_1/P34_1_A.html


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