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Protection of Children and Juveniles Ordinance

Government of Hong Kong SAR Country Resources Child and Youth General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards Hong Kong SAR 30 July 1997 Legislation/regulation child and adolescent, child/youth protection

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To amend the law relating to the protection of children and juveniles, this ordinance contains descriptions on sections including the powers of juvenile courts in relation to guardianship and
custody and control of children and juveniles in need of care and protection, power of Director of Social Welfare to protect children and juveniles from moral or physical danger, child assessment procedures, etc.

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