Court orders relating to family law
This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
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In response to this consultation, the Department for Education published the revised statutory guidance on the ‘Children Act 1989: court orders’.
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We're seeking views on revised statutory guidance to reflect legislative changes to public and private family law orders.
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We are consulting on changes to the statutory guidance on the Children Act 1989. The guidance relates to public and private family law orders and is being updated in light of the Children and Families Bill 2014.