Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse: third interim report.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559536
Title:
Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse: third interim report.
Authors:
Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse
Citation:
Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse. 2003. Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse: third interim report. Dublin: Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse.
Publisher:
Stationery Office.
Issue Date:
Dec-2003
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559536
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse (the Commission) was established on 23'" May. 2000 pursuant to the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse Act 2000 (the Act). On establishment the Commission consisted of a Chairperson and five ordinary members. Since establishment. the membership of the Commission has varied by resignations and the appointment of additional members. Details of the membership of the Commission since establishment are set out in Table A. The principal functions conferred on the Commission by the Act are: to hear evidence of abuse from persons who allege they suffered abuse in childhood in institutions during the period from 1940 or earlier to the present day: to conduct an inquiry into abuse of children in institutions during that period and. where satisfied that abuse occurred. to determine the causes. nature. circumstances and extent of such abuse; and to prepare and publish reports on the results of the inquiry and on its recommendations in relation to dealing with the effects of such abuse. On establishment, the Commission was given two years in which to complete its work and report. However. the Act provided that that period might be extended by the Government, The Government has extended the period for a further three years up to 22nd May. 2005.
Keywords:
CHILD ABUSE; CHILD; LEGISLATION; SEXUAL ABUSE

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dc.contributor.authorCommission to Inquire into Child Abuseen
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-10T13:53:03Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-10T13:53:03Zen
dc.date.issued2003-12en
dc.identifier.citationCommission to Inquire into Child Abuse. 2003. Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse: third interim report. Dublin: Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/559536en
dc.descriptionThe Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse (the Commission) was established on 23'" May. 2000 pursuant to the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse Act 2000 (the Act). On establishment the Commission consisted of a Chairperson and five ordinary members. Since establishment. the membership of the Commission has varied by resignations and the appointment of additional members. Details of the membership of the Commission since establishment are set out in Table A. The principal functions conferred on the Commission by the Act are: to hear evidence of abuse from persons who allege they suffered abuse in childhood in institutions during the period from 1940 or earlier to the present day: to conduct an inquiry into abuse of children in institutions during that period and. where satisfied that abuse occurred. to determine the causes. nature. circumstances and extent of such abuse; and to prepare and publish reports on the results of the inquiry and on its recommendations in relation to dealing with the effects of such abuse. On establishment, the Commission was given two years in which to complete its work and report. However. the Act provided that that period might be extended by the Government, The Government has extended the period for a further three years up to 22nd May. 2005.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherStationery Office.en
dc.subjectCHILD ABUSEen
dc.subjectCHILDen
dc.subjectLEGISLATIONen
dc.subjectSEXUAL ABUSEen
dc.titleCommission to Inquire into Child Abuse: third interim report.en
dc.typeReporten
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