Clarke Hall and Morrison on Children

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Acknowledged as being the leading work on both the civil jurisdiction of the family courts and the criminal
jurisdiction of the youth courts, Clarke, Hall and Morrison gathers together all the legislation, circulars and
guidance notes that relate to every aspect of child law. It also includes useful procedural tables, checklists,
precedents and flowcharts. Expert commentary explains and clarifies the law throughout and makes sure that the reader is fully aware of its practical implications. The work includes expert analysis of all the relevant case law and contains all relevant source materials accompanied by explanatory commentary.

Issue 106, August 2020

Dear Subscriber,
The following chapters have been updated:

Binder 1

Updating Note
Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Division 1: Cardinal Principles and Jurisdiction
Chapter 1 Parentage
Chapter 5 Parental responsibility
Chapter 7 Guardianship
Chapter 8 Jurisdiction

Division 2: Part II of the Children Act 1989: Private Law Proceedings
Chapter 2 Section 8 Orders

Division 5: International Child Abduction and Protection
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Recovering a child taken outside England and Wales
Chapter 3 Children removed to and from Member States (other than Denmark) of the European Union
Chapter 4 Children removed to and from the United Kingdom: 1980 Convention Countries
Chapter 5 Child Protection

Division 6: Wardship and Inherent Jurisdiction
Chapter 1 Wardship
Chapter 2 The Inherent Jurisdiction

Division 7: Part III of the Children Act 1989: Children In Need
Chapter 1 Local Authority Support For Children In Need

Division 8: Part V of the Children Act 1989: Assessment and Emergency Protection
Chapter 2 Child Assessment Orders
Chapter 3 Emergency Protection
Chapter 4 Additional Powers to Protect Children

Division 9: Part IV of The Children Act 1989: Care Proceedings
Chapter 1 Care Proceedings

Division 10: Adoption
Chapter 5 Adoption Procedure
Chapter 6 Adoption with a foreign element
Chapter 12 The Adoption and Children (Coronanavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2020

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Division 13: Education
Chapter 1 Care standards and safeguarding of children

Division 14: Youth Justice
Chapter 3 Investigation of criminal offences
Chapter 4 The criminal courts
Chapter 5 Sentences and orders of the court

Division A: Children — Statutes
The following have been updated:
Matrimonial Causes Act 1973
Legitimacy Act 1976
Senior Courts Act 1981
Family Law Act 1986
Children Act 1989

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Division A: Children — Statutory Instruments
TThe following have been updated:
Registration of Births and Deaths Regulations 1987
Children (Private Arrangements for Fostering) Regulations 2005
Children Act 1989 Representations Procedure (England) Regulations 2006
Care Planning, Placement and Case Review (England) Regulations 2010

Division B: Adoption — Statutory Statutes
The following has been updated:
Adoption Agencies Regulations 2005
Adoptions with a Foreign Element Regulations 2005

Division C: Family — Statutes
The following have been updated:
Family Law Act 1996

Division D: International Abduction & Protection — Statutes
The following have been updated:
Family Law Act 1986

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Division E: Financial — Statutes
The following have been updated:
Matrimonial Causes Act 1973

Division F: Education — Statutory Statutes
The following have been updated:
Education (Pupil Registration) (England) Regulations 2006
Tribunal Procedure (First-tier Tribunal) (Health, Education and Social Care Chamber) Rules 2008
School Admissions (Appeals Arrangements) (England) Regulations 2012

Division G: Care Standards — Statutory Instruments
The following have been updated:
Residential Family Centres Regulations 2002
Early Years Foundation Stage (Learning and Development Requirements) Order 2007
Tribunal Procedure (Upper Tribunal) Rules 2008
Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011

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Division H: Youth Justice — Statutes
The following have been updated:
Mental Health Act 1983
Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984
Criminal Justice Act 1988
Criminal Justice Act 1981
Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000
Criminal Justice Act 2003

Division H: Youth Justice — Statutory Instruments
The following have been updated:
Criminal Justice Act 2003 (Surcharge) Order 2012

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 Adrian Turner Author
 Christopher McFarland Editor
 Elizabeth Isaacs QC Editor
 Hugh Travers Editor
 Nageena Khalique QC Editor
 Nigel Lowe LLB, LLD, of the Inner Temple, Barrister; Emeritus Professor, University of Cardiff General editor
 Richard A H White LLB, Solicitor, Partner, White & Sherwin General editor
 The Rt Hon Sir Ernest Ryder President of Tribunals Consultant editor
 V Rt. Hon The Baroness Hale of Richmond DBE, MA (Cantab), President of the Supreme Court Author