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Youth Criminal Justice Act


The Youth Criminal Justice Act is a Canadian statute, which came into effect on April 1, 2003. It covers the prosecution of youths for criminal offences. The YCJA  ...

The Youth Criminal Justice Act Summary and Background


Feb 24, 2016 ... The Youth Criminal Justice Act is the law that governs Canada's youth justice system. It applies to youth who are at least 12 but under 18 years ...

Explore the YCJA: Welcome


Explore the YCJA · Learning for Youth · Training for Teachers · Training for Police . Discover Canada's Youth Criminal Justice Act. Justice Education Society

Adult Sentences For Youth | Explore the YCJA


Overview. This section discusses adult sentences for youth and describes: When adult sentences are imposed; What types of offences may receive an adult ...

Canada's Youth Criminal Justice Act - Main Page


Criminal law - Sentencing - Principles of sentencing under Youth Criminal Justice Act, S.C. 2002, c. 1 - Is general deterrence a principle to be considered in ...

Mar 18, 2013 ... This video describes the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA) and how it is applied in real life. For more information on the YCJA please visit ...

Youth Sentencing Options | Explore the YCJA


... their decision; Youth Sentencing Options. Resources: YCJA Part 2: Organization of Youth Criminal Justice System – Youth Justice Court Section 14( 2): Orders.

May 3, 2013 ... Part 1 of 6, Building Safe Streets and Communities. A look at Canada's Youth Criminal Justice Act which seeks to build safe streets and ...

Introduction (YCJA) - Canadian Legal FAQs


Introduction (YCJA). What is the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA)? The Youth ... Why doesn't the YCJA apply to children under the age of 12? Most experts in ...

Youth Criminal Justice Act « The John Howard Society Of Alberta


The Youth Criminal Justice Act is an important act for students to have a basic understanding of at all grade levels, particularly as it applies to their personal lives ...

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Youth Criminal Justice Act


Jul 15, 2016 ... Youth Criminal Justice Act ( S.C. 2002, c. 1) ... Youth Criminal Justice Act [537 KB ] |; PDFFull Document: Youth Criminal Justice Act [1236 KB].

Principles of the Act | Explore the YCJA


This section introduces the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA). You will discover: The principles of the YCJA; How the YCJA deals with youth crime; The youth's ...

Learning for Youth | Explore the YCJA


The Learning for Youth section of Explore the YCJA is designed for youth who wish to learn about the law and how it relates to young people who commit crimes ...