The Young Offenders Act (YOA) was an act of the Parliament of Canada, granted
Royal Assent in 1984, that regulated the criminal prosecution of Canadian ...
The Young Offenders Act of 1984 and the current Youth Criminal Justice Act,
unlike the Juvenile Delinquents Act of 1908, focus on the responsibility of young
With the 1984 coming into force of the Young Offenders Act (the "YOA"),
Canada's treatment of criminal activity by adolescents underwent a marked
The use of custody for young offenders has risen considerably since the
introduction of the Young Offenders Act (YOA) in 1984. This legislation replaced
Objects of Act 4. Definitions 5. Meaning of “victim” 6. Notes PART 2 - GENERAL
PRINCIPLES OF SCHEME 7. Principles of scheme 7A. Persons in relation to ...
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In Canada, for example, criminal suspects between 12 and 18 inclusively are
processed under the Young Offenders Act, which includes several provisions ...
Dec 5, 2003 ... YOUNG OFFENDERS ACT. A chapter taken from A practitioner's Guide to
Criminal Law (2 nd ed) NSW Young Lawyers,. 2003, ISBN ...
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