(b) if there is no agreement within the meaning of point (a), make reasonable efforts to include, at least annually, the following: (5) While the child is in the custody of the principal, the principal may consent to the child`s participation in school, social or recreational activities. (l) if the child is, by mutual agreement, in the custody of a principal or other person and the child`s parent is unwilling or unable to regain custody when the agreement ceases to be in force. (b) an interim plan for custody of the child, including the Director`s recommendations, under the conditions to be included in the supervision order. When people think of children who are under state guardianship, the image that is invoked becomes social workers who enter homes with court orders allowing them to kidnap children from their families because they are abused or neglected. It is often a long, legalistic and contradictory process. However, it is not common knowledge that in many legal systems (including Ireland), the majority of children who enter state custody do so without a court order. This is not as alarming as it sounds, and it refers to a system known in Ireland as `voluntary care agreements`. (a) a child in care, unless the child in care is subject to a continuous custody order, „custody“ includes custody and guardianship of a child; (b) an agreement on care in accordance with the welfare legislation of children in another jurisdiction. You can often conclude these agreements through collaborative planning and decision-making. (b) the parent who is clearly eligible, who is not based in British Columbia and that the Director enters into an agreement whereby the Director believes that the protection of the child is appropriate, with the government or child welfare authority of the jurisdiction in which the parent is clearly entitled to custody or (2) In the event of an appeal, any party to the proceeding in which the contested decision was adopted may : , before the court hearing the appeal. and it may order the transfer of custody or custody of the child in accordance with the impugned order. (a) under this Act, a director is caring for a child or a principal or any other person has custody of a child on the orders of that law and is enforceable under this Act, and a director may ask the court, before the contract or order expires, to permanently transfer custody of the child to that person. 12 An agreement does not limit the power of the court to make an application and issue an order on a child.
Before signing an agreement with the MCFD or if you have already signed an agreement and wish to amend it, a lawyer can be retained to verify the agreement and advise you. Vancouver Child Protection Lawyers at Crossroads Law has extensive experience in child protection.