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What is the age of legal capacity?

16, no legal capacity before this to enter into transactions

2

What is the UNCRC?

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

3

How enforced?

Agreed to do our best to comply with the articles but no requirement to use as law

4

What is the ECHR?

The European Convention on Human Rights

5

How enforced?

Incorporated into UK law by the Human Rights Act 1998

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What did the Children (S) Act 1995 do?

Took the ECHR and made the interest of the child paramount