Hershman & McFarlane Children Act Handbook 2013/14

This book provides a single volume source of key UK children proceedings legislation and related guidance. It contains consolidated and fully amended texts of the UK's Children Act 1989, relevant provisions of the Family Procedure Rules 2010, and supplementary Practice Directions, including: ** Practice Direction 36C - Pilot Scheme: Care and Supervision Proceedings and Other Proceedings under Part 4 of the Children Act 1989 ** Pilot Scheme PD12A - Care, Supervision and Other Part 4 Proceedings: Guide to Case Management ** President's Guidance on Allocation and Gatekeeping for Care, Supervision and other Part 4 Proceedings (1 July 2013) ** President's Guidance on the Use of Prescribed Documents (1 July 2013). The book meets the need for a reliable, up-to-date, and yet still portable source which is specifically designed for use in UK courts by all child law practitioners, judges, and social workers.