Child Law of Egypt (document, English)

Egypt-Law No 12 of 1996 Child Law Amended by Law No 126 of 2008_complete-English.pdf

Child Law of Egypt (document, English)

Resource Type
Family Law
English (US)



Law No. 12 of 1996, Promulgating the Child Law of the Arab Republic of Egypt 

Amended by Law No. 126 of 2008


  • Part One: General Provisions
  • Part Two: Child Health Care
    • Chapter 1 Practicing the Obstetric Profession
    • Chapter 2 Birth Registration
    • Chapter 3 Vaccination and Immunization of the Child
    • Chapter 4 Child Healthcare card
    • Chapter 5 Child Nutrition
  • Part Three: Social Welfare
    • Chapter 1 Nursery
    • Chapter 2 Alternative Care
    • Chapter 3 Protection from Traffic Risks
  • Part Four: Child Education
    • Chapter 1
    • Chapter 2 Kindergartens
    • Chapter 3 Stages of Education
  • Part Five: Care for the Working Child and Working Mother
    • Chapter 1 Care of Working Child
    • Chapter 2 Care of Working Mother
  • Part Six: Care and Rehabilitation of the Disabled Child
  • Part Seven: Child Culture
  • Part Eight: Dealing with children having infringed the penal law
  • Part Nine: National Council for Childhood and Motherhood
  • Annex Additions to the Penal Code Additions to the Civil Status Law

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