New clause 10 - Amendment of section 17 of the

Part of Adoption and Children Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 10:30 am ar 17 Ionawr 2002.

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'. In section 17 of the Children Act 1989 (provision of support for children and their families) after subsection (1) there is inserted—

''(1A) In any case where a local authority have assessed a child as being a child in need they shall take such reasonable steps as are required to enable that need to be met.''.'.—[Margaret Moran.]

Brought up, and read the First time.