Child Care Act 1991

Regulations as to placement with relatives.

41

41. (1) The Minister shall make regulations in relation to the making of arrangements by F256 [ the F257 [ Child and Family Agency ] ] under section 36 (1) (d) for the care of children and for securing generally the welfare of such children.

(2) Without prejudice to the generality of subsection (1), regulations under this section may—

( a) fix the conditions under which children may be placed by F256 [ the F257 [ Child and Family Agency ] ] with relatives;

( b) prescribe the form of contract to be entered into by F256 [ the F257 [ Child and Family Agency ] ] with relatives;

( c) provide for the supervision and visiting by F256 [ the F257 [ Child and Family Agency ] ] of children placed with relatives.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F256

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 7, pt. 6, item 47(a)-(c), S.I. No. 887 of 2004.

F257

Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 4 item 1, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

Editorial Notes:

E108

Prospective affecting provision: role assigned to Chief Inspector to inspect performance by the Child and Family Agency of its functions under section by Health Act 2007 (23/2007), s. 41(1)(a), not commenced as of date of revision; as amended (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2 part 20 item 7, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

E109

Power pursuant to section exercised (21.12.2015) by Child Care (Placement of Children with Relatives) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 607 of 2015).

E110

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.11.1995) by Child Care (Placement of Children With Relatives) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 261 of 1995).