ERIC Number: ED130205
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse and Neglect: Model Legislation for the States. Education Commission of the States Child Abuse and Neglect Project Report No. 71.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. Child Abuse and Neglect Project.
This report is a model for state legislation for child abuse and neglect. This model act was designed to meet the requirements outlined in Public Law 93-247 which was enacted by the federal government in 1974. The model is outlined with sections covering every aspect of child abuse and the law. Each section also includes a commentary which discusses the purpose of that section, and explains particular points in greater detail. The bibliography of the report cites law review articles, books, medical articles, and public documents concerning child abuse. (MPJ)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Advocacy, Child Welfare, Legislation, Models, Parent Child Relationship, Research Projects, School Law, State Legislation
Education Commission of the States, 300 Lincoln Tower, 1860 Lincoln Street, Denver, Colorado 80203 (HC $3.00, prepayment required)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (DHEW/OHD), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. Child Abuse and Neglect Project.
Note: Second printing; for related document, see CG 010 885 and ED 119 834