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Name: Children Act 2004 (c. 31).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2004-11-15
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2004-L-71756
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Office of Public Sector Information, United Kingdom (consulted on 2005-10-20)
Abstract/Citation: Seeks to create clear accountability for children's services, to enable better joint working and to secure a better focus on safeguarding children.

Also makes minor amendments to or repeals the following:
Children Act 1989 (Schedule 2, paragraph 1A);
Education Act 1996 (Section 527A);
Education Act 1997 (Section 9);
School Standards and Framework Act 1998 (Sections 2, 6, 7, 26 to 26B, 27(2), 119(5)(b), 120, 121, Schedule 6 and Schedule 30, paragraph 144);
Learning and Skills Act 2000 (Schedule 7 paras. 35(2)(b) and 42(2)(a), Schedule 9, paras. 80 and 81);
Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Section 5);
Education Act 2002 (section 150(a) (2) to (4) and 150(b)(5))
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