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Child Care Act, 1983 (Act No. 74 of 1983)

Chapter 6 : Special provisions regarding pupils, foster children and other children

37. Discharge from institution or custody


The Minister may, if he considers it desirable in the interest of any pupil or foster child, at any time by order in writing discharge that pupil or foster child from the effect of any order made by any court under section 15 of this Act or section 290 of the Criminal Procedure Act, 1977 (Act No. 51 of 1977), in which event the parent or guardian of that pupil or foster child and the institution or foster parent concerned shall also be discharged from the effect of such order.