The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015.
किशोर न्याय (बालको की देखरेख और संरक्षण)अधिनियम, 2015
An Act 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.
Ministry of Women and Child Development
15th January, 2016, vide notification No. S.O. 110(E), dated 12th January, 2016, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Model Rules, 2016