The Domestic Violence Act impacts positively on families who are affected by violence.
With due acknowledgement to the Law Society of South Africa
HEAL OUR FAMILIES, HEAL OUR NATION
Domestic violence is a social evil.
Everyone deserves the opportunity to grow as a human being
The Domestic Violence Act was recently approved by Parliament
Domestic Violence Act 116 of 1998 (pdf file)
The Domestic Violence Act is progressive and constitutes a significant broadening of the current position. The Act recognises domestic violence as a social evil and the fact that its victims are mostly women and children. Some of the important provisions in the Act, which will alleviate the plight of victims of domestic violence, include the following:
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