Legislation

Section 21 – Transfer of proceedings relating to people under 18

Introduction

The official explanatory notes to the act describe this section as follows: “The Act deals with people aged 16 and over (and with the property of younger children – see section 18(3)), while the Children Act 1989 deals with people under the age of 18. There will be some overlap between the jurisdictions and the […]

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