Belgium - Juvenile prisoners

Country

BelgiumBelgium

Detention issue

Juvenile prisoners

FRA research findings

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Legal instruments & key provisions

Legal instrument Key provision
Youth Law (Wet betreffende de jeugdbescherming, het ten laste nemen van minderjarigen die een als misdrijf omschreven feit hebben gepleegd en het herstel van de door dit feit veroorzaakte schade) Minors who are tried as adults are transferred to a closed federal centre for minors who have committed a fact that is described as a criminal offence.

NATIONAL PREVENTIVE MECHANISM RECOMMENDATIONS

Year Recommendation Report
2018 No NPM established Report details