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Standards Relating to Abuse and Neglect
(NCJ 085418) 1981
Grant, 217 page(s)
This volume proposes and comments on standards for each major decision made regarding child abuse and neglect: the scope of mandatory reporting laws, the basis for coercive court intervention, the grounds for removing children from and returning them to their homes, both pre- and postadjudication, and the basis for termination of parental rights.