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Vol 23 No 4 April/May 2018

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Williams, Mortimer and Sunnucks: Executors, Administrators and Probate

Edited by: Alexander Learmonth, Charlotte Ford, Julia Clark, John Ross Martyn
Price: £295.00

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Secure Accommodation Handbook

ISBN13: 9781846617881
Published: September 2013
Publisher: Family Law LexisNexis
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £62.99

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Restricting a child’s liberty is a serious step which is strictly regulated by Children Act 1989, s 25 and the Children (Secure Accommodation) Regulations 1991.

Section 25 only applies to children who are looked after by the local authority, whether voluntarily under Children Act 1989, s 20 or under an interim care order or care order. Although applications for secure accommodation orders (SAOs) are relatively infrequent, such orders may form an important part of the care planning for a child. By their nature these applications invariably arise at emergency or interim hearings.

This portable practitioner handbook provides a comprehensive analysis of such orders and contains relevant statutory material, case summaries, and practical guidance.

Family Law
The history of secure accommodation
General principles
The grounds for placing a child into secure accommodation
What is secure accommodation?
Which children can be placed into secure accommodation?
The duration of secure accommodation orders
Before the hearing
The hearing
After the hearing
Case summaries
Statutory materials
orms and useful contact details.