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Statutory inquiry into child sexual abuse: terms of reference

This terms of reference is for the child sexual abuse inquiry.

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From Thursday 12 March 2015, the inquiry is set up with statutory powers under the 2005 Inquiries Act to compel witnesses to determine whether state and non-state institutions have taken seriously their duty of care to protect children from sexual abuse within England and Wales.

Published 12 March 2015