Title Every Child Matters: Change for Children
Publisher United Kingdom: Home Office
Publication Date November 2009
Country | United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Topics Asylum policy | Children's rights | Children-at-risk | Evidence (including age and language assessments / medico-legal reports) | Trafficking in persons
Cite as United Kingdom: Home Office, Every Child Matters: Change for Children, November 2009, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4b2a23462.html [accessed 22 August 2014]
Comments This statutory guidance has been issued jointly by the UK Home Office and the Department for Children, Schools and Families under section 55 (3) and 55 (5) of the Borders, Citizenship and Immigration Act 2009 to accompany this duty. Section 55 of the Act came into force on 2 November 2009. It requires the UK Border Agency to make arrangements to safeguard and promote the welfare of children in discharging its immigration, nationality and general customs functions.
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