Select Committee on Draft Children (Contact) and Adoption Bill First Report


Chapter 6: Welfare checklist in Children Act 1989

200.  We endorse the recommendation of the Constitutional Affairs Committee that an amendment should be made to the 'welfare checklist' in the Children Act 1989 to ensure that the courts have regard to the importance of sustaining a relationship between the children and the non-resident parent. (para 121)


 
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