ERIC Number: EJ532447
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect: Legal Requirements.
Yell, Mitchell L.
Preventing School Failure, v40 n4 p161-63 Sum 1996
This article reviews federal and state legal mandates to report child abuse. It addresses the issue of immunity from civil suit and criminal prosecution for reporting suspected child abuse or neglect, along with the criminal prosecution that may result if suspected child abuse or neglect is not reported. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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