Catalogue by keywords / Adoption Act Manual

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code TOOL-LEG UK-003
Partner
Title Adoption Act Manual
Author JONES Richard
Generic unit

General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1997
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher Sweet and Maxwell, 100 Avenue Road, Swiss Cottage, London NW3 3PF
Distributor
Page 343
Price
ISBN 0-421-52010-8
Type of material Book
Language of document

Document information
Document description Guide
Information
Country concerned UNITED KINGDOM
Index Adoption-intercountry
Legislation-adoption
Procedure-adoption
Worktool
Adoption-domestic
Free text This book gives practical information on adoption legislation, procedure and practice in the United Kingdom, taking into consideration amendments to the Adoption Act, particularly through the Children Act of 1989. It takes into consideration major amendments to the Adoption Agencies Regulations 1983 made by the Adoption Agencies and Children Regulations 1997; significant cases on post-adoption contact; new Department of Health guidance on inter-country adoption. Pages 312-123 contain texts of agreements with the Romanian Committee for Adoptions on the adoption of Romanian Children. Pages 340-364 information on intercountry adoption practice and procedures.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Legal
Potential users All
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents
Court
GOVT