West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights

JJ Act 2015

'The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015' came into force from January 15, 2016.

It aims to consolidate and amend the law relating to children alleged and found to be in conflict with law and children in need of care and protection by catering to their basic needs through proper care, protection, development, treatment, social re-integration, by adopting a child-friendly approach in the adjudication and disposal of matters in the best interest of children and for their rehabilitation through processes provided, and institutions and bodies established, herein under and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

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