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Connecticut Department of Children and
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Connecticut Practice Book
Sec. 14-5 -
Definition of Administrative Appeals
Sec. 14-6 -
Administrative Appeals are Civil
Sec. 14-7 -
Trial Lists for Administrative
Appeals; Briefs; Placing Cases Thereon
The Law Of Child Abuse And Neglect In
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Chapter 54 - Uniform Administrative Procedure Act
Chapter 319 -
Department of Children and Families
Chapter 319a - Child Welfare
Classification and evaluation
of reports. Determination of abuse or neglect of child. Investigation.
Notice, entry of recommended finding. Referral to local law enforcement
authority. Home visit. Removal of child in imminent risk of harm.
Registry of findings of abuse or neglect
of children maintained by Commissioner of Children and Families. Notice of
finding of abuse or neglect of child. Appeal of finding. Hearing procedure.
Appeal after hearing. Confidentiality. Regulations.
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Connecticut DCF Policy and Regulations
Department of Children and Family Services Policy Manual
Notice of Substantiation or Listing on Central
17a-101k-3. Criteria for registry
finding that individual responsible for abuse or neglect of a child poses a
risk to the health, safety or well-being of children
Request for Internal Review
Request for an Administrative Hearing
Reconsideration and Appeal