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ERIC Number: ED100532
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, 1974. Public Law 93-247 (S. 1191): Questions and Answers, Analysis, and Text of the Act.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
This booklet contains questions and answers concerning the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, an analysis of the Act by the Congressional Research Service, and a copy of the actual text. The question and answer section provides information about the rationale for the Act, the amount of money available for its implementation, as well as its demonstration programs and State technical assistance program. Also included is a discussion of the definition of child abuse and neglect, administration of the Act, and the relationship of this new legislation to other Federal laws with respect to child abuse and neglect. The analysis provides more indepth information about the same topics and includes some specific requirements or objectives for project and State aid. The actual text of the Federal legislation is the final section of the booklet. (SDH)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Note: Committee Print (93rd Congress, 2nd Session) prepared for the Subcommittee on Children and Youth of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, United States Senate