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Child Protection Act, 2014

Government of Malta Country Resources Child and Youth General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards Malta 2014 Legislation/regulation child/youth protection

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Child Protection Act, 2014

This Act aims to replace the Children and Young Persons (Care Orders) Act, to establish Child Court Services, to introduce child protection orders, to provide for special care and protection for children removed or separated from their parents and placed in out of-home care.


Child Protection Act, 2014
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