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
Oct 29, 2013 ... Name of Act 2. Commencement 3. Objects of Act 4. Definitions 5. Meaning of “
victim” 6. Notes PART 2 - GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF SCHEME 7 ...
Young Offenders Act ( R.S.C. , 1985, c. Y-1). Full Document: HTMLFull ...
Offenders Act [109 KB]. Act current to 2015-09-27 and last amended on 2003-04-
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 ...
page 1. The Young Offenders Act: a guide for children's lawyers. Presented by
Jane Sanders, Principal Solicitor, Shopfront Youth Legal Centre. April 2002.
Toughening the Young Offenders Act. by Lori SAUNDERS. Early last year, Anne
McLellan, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, introduced the ...
The YOUNG OFFENDERS ACT came into effect on April 2, 1984. The federal
government created the law to deal with young persons who come into conflict
Can J Psychiatry. 1987 Aug;32(6):440-3. A critique of the principles of the Young
Offenders Act. Awad GA(1). Author information: (1)Family Court Clinic, Clarke ...