Changes to the Juvenile Justice System

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Wing Cheong Chan

Singapore Management University - School of Law

Abstract

In 1993, the then Children and Young Persons Act was repealed and replaced by a new Act of the same name. Numerous amendments were made to "give the State wider powers to protect children at risk and to make the Act more relevant to present day needs."

Suggested Citation

Chan, Wing Cheong, Changes to the Juvenile Justice System. Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 448-456, 1994, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=955616

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Singapore Management University - School of Law ( email )

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