When a “curfew” for children in Odessa – the official review

Когда действует «комендантский час» для детей в Мелитополе - официальный комментарий

Melitopol service for children gave an official comment with explanations of when and where kids without parents can’t be.

So, from 22.00 to 6.00 for children under 16 years not allowed in establishments in which activity in the field of entertainment and public catering ( cafes, bars, restaurants, discos, night clubs, bowling alleys, etc.) without the presence of at least one of the parents or another legal representative of the child or person who accompanies him and carries the personal responsibility for it.

The proprietor is entitled to demand documents confirming the age of the child. In addition, he is obliged to take measures to prevent such institutions from 22:00 to 06:00 h. children under 16 years unaccompanied by a parent or guardian legally persons.

For violation of the law provided for imposition of penalty on officials of enterprises, institutions, organizations regardless form of ownership, citizens, business owners or their authorized persons, citizens – subjects of entrepreneurial activity.

Parents can be brought to administrative responsibility if they leave a child up to 7 years or child in a helpless state (pain, limited activity, etc.) in the premises, public place or other unsupervised persons under the age of 14.

The punishment may be incurred by parents and in case, if you leave a child up to 10 years outdoors in cold weather, naked, more than half an hour. Or ask to look after the child of a person with obvious signs of intoxication, drug addict, mentally ill. In such cases, parents can be prosecuted under article 166 of the Criminal code of Ukraine and in court can deprive of the parental rights.