ERIC Number: ED159835
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May
Reference Count: 0
Child Abuse and Neglect; State Reporting Laws, May 1978.
Herner and Co., Washington, DC.
The report surveys key elements of the child abuse and neglect statutes of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands that were in effect on April 30, 1977. Considered are statutory elements of the reporting law, child protective services, and judicial proceedings in each of these 55 jurisdictions. The laws are listed in a separate section at the end of the report. (SBH)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 017-000-00208-2)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (DHEW/OHD), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Herner and Co., Washington, DC.