26 05, 2016

The Juveniles Act – 1951

By |2016-05-26T14:52:07-05:00May 26th, 2016|Laws & Legislation|

In this Act-“adult correctional centre” has the meaning assigned to it by section 2 of the Corrections Act; “child” means a person under the age of fourteen years; “children’s home” means any institution, dwelling-house or .other place where four or more children are boarded and maintained other than by a parent or lawful guardian, either gratuitously or for reward

26 05, 2016

Access to Information Act

By |2016-05-26T14:51:11-05:00May 26th, 2016|Laws & Legislation|

AN ACT to provide members of the public with a general right of access to official documents and for connected matters. [ The date notified by the Minister bringing the Act into operation ] BE IT ENACTED by The Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Representatives of Jamaica, and by the authority of the same

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