Constitution of the Commission

Constitution of State Commission for Protection of Child Rights

The State government constitute a body to be known as the UP State Commission for Protection of Child Rights to exercise the powers conferred upon, and to perform the functions assigned to it under this act.

The commission shall consist of the following members namely:- A chairperson who, is a person of eminence and has done an outstanding work for promoting the welfare of children; and Six members, out of which at least two shall be woman, from the following fields, to be appointed by the central government from amongst person of eminence, ability, integrity, standing and experience in,

1- Education

2- Child health, care, welfare or child development

3- Juvenile justice or care of neglected or marginalized children or children with disabilities

4- Elimination of child labour or children in distress

5- Child psychology or sociology

6- Laws relating to children