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Original name: ޤާނޫނު ނަންބަރު 19/2019 (ކުޑަކުދިންގެ ޙައްޤުތައް ރައްކާތެރި ކުރުމުގެ ޤާނުނު)
Name: Children's Rights Protection Act, 2019 (Act No. 19/2019).
Country: Maldives
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2019-11-20
Entry into force:
ISN: MDV-2019-L-110452
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=110452&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Attorney Generals Office, Government of the Maldives PDF in Dhivehi PDF in Dhivehi (consulted on 2020-10-09)
Abstract/Citation: The Act prohibits marrying any child below the age of 18, prohibits death penalty in case of a child coming in contact with the law, and prohibits child labor.

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