Maintenance of Children's Act 1988 (No. 11 of 1988), 3 August 1988.

  title={Maintenance of Children's Act 1988 (No. 11 of 1988), 3 August 1988.},
  journal={Annual review of population law},
  pages={131, 509-15}
  • Published 1988 in Annual review of population law
This document contains major provisions of Gambia's 1988 Maintenance of Children's Act. Part 2 of these provisions requires whoever is legally liable to maintain a child to supply the necessities of health, life, and reasonable education to that child. These provisions also set out the procedure for the legal identification of the person required to maintain the child. Part 3 covers the actions the court may take in custody and access cases. Part 4 creates a mechanism whereby a "putative father… CONTINUE READING