ERIC Number: EJ465909
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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The U.S. Supreme Court Rules on Reasonable Efforts: A Blow to Child Advocacy.
Kopels, Sandra; Rycraft, Joan R.
Child Welfare, v72 n4 p397-406 Jul-Aug 1993
Examines 1992 Suter versus Artist M. decision of U.S. Supreme Court, in which the court ruled that private individuals could not sue to enforce the provisions of the Adoption Assistance and Child Welfare Act of 1980. The act requires that reasonable efforts be made to preserve and strengthen families by preventing placements and reuniting placed children with their families. (PAM)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Adoption Assistance and Child Welfare Act 1980