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The Rights of Children and Young Persons (Wales) Measure 2011 in the context of the international obligations of the United Kingdom / Jane Williams

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child in Wales, Pages: 49 - 64

Swansea University Author: Jane Williams

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The chapter explains the significance of the 2011 Measure for the constitutional development of Wales post-devolution. It explains the substantive provisions of the Measure and their implications for the future conduct of the Welsh Ministers. It also offers a view as to thhe institutional and organi...

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Published in: The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child in Wales
Published: Cardiff: University of Wales Press 2013
URI: https://cronfa.swan.ac.uk/Record/cronfa12883
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Abstract: The chapter explains the significance of the 2011 Measure for the constitutional development of Wales post-devolution. It explains the substantive provisions of the Measure and their implications for the future conduct of the Welsh Ministers. It also offers a view as to thhe institutional and organisational developments that need to develop for the effective operation of the Measure in practice.
Keywords: Rights of Children and Young Persons (Wales) Measure 2011, UNCRC, accountability, parliamentary scrutiny, non-governmental organisations , international human rights treaties
College: Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law
Start Page: 49
End Page: 64