Child Protection Proceedings: Care and Adoption Orders


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1st Edition, December 2017

This new title provides a comprehensive account of the law and practice governing public law child protection proceedings. The book is divided into detailed parts examining the following topics:

  • Background and General Principles of Child Protection

  • Child Protection Measures Short of Care Proceedings

  • Emergency Intervention

  • Care Proceedings: From Issue to Final Hearing

  • Care Proceedings: Final Hearings and Final Orders

  • Alternatives to the Making of a Final Care Order

  • Adoption

  • The extensive text is supplemented by updated appendices containing key extracts from statutory and other materials.