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The Resource Child Support : Law and Policy

Child Support : Law and Policy

Label
Child Support : Law and Policy
Title
Child Support
Title remainder
Law and Policy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Wikeley, Nick
Dewey number
346.410172
LC call number
KD780 -- .W55 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allain, Jean
  • Mullally, Siobh
Series statement
The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies
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  • Child support -- Government policy -- Great Britain
  • Child support -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain
Label
Child Support : Law and Policy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Title verso -- Foreword -- Preface -- Table of Contents -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Tables and Figures -- Table of Cases -- Table of Statutues -- Table of Statutory Instruments -- Part I -- 1. The Moral and Legal Basis for Child Support -- Introduction -- Questions of Definition: 'Children' and 'Parents' -- The Child's Right to Child Support -- The Parental Duty of Child Support -- Societal Attitudes Towards the Obligation of Child Support -- Models for Allocating and Quantifying Child Support Liabilities -- International Norms and National Objectives for Child Support -- Conclusion -- 2. The Child Maintenance Obligation and the Poor Law -- Introduction -- The Origins of the Old Poor Law -- The Principles of the 1601 Act -- Amendments to the Old Poor Law -- The Birth of the New Poor Law -- The Operation of the New Poor Law -- The Royal Commission on the Poor Laws of 1909 -- Public Assistance in the Early Twentieth Century -- Conclusion -- 3. The Child Maintenance Obligation in Private Law -- Introduction -- Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England -- The Child Maintenance Obligation and the Early Case Law -- The Spousal Maintenance Obligation at Common Law -- The Development of Two Systems of Private Family Law in the Victorian Era -- The Two Systems of Private Family Law in the First Half of the Twentieth Century -- Conclusion -- 4. The Child Maintenance Obligation in the Post-War Period -- Introduction -- The Public Law Dimension of Maintenance After 1948 -- Conclusion -- 5. The Child Support Act 1991 and the Agency's Troubled Early Years -- Introduction -- The Gestation of the Child Support Act 1991 -- The Early Years of the Agency: A Difficult and Unhappy Birth -- Early Legislative Changes to the Child Support Formula -- New Labour and Child Support Reform
  • The Transition From the Old Scheme to the New Scheme -- The Transfer of Cases from the Old Scheme to the New Scheme -- 6. Child Support - The International Perspective -- Introduction -- Child Support in the United States -- Child Support in Canada -- Child Support in Australia -- Child Support in New Zealand -- Conclusion -- Part II -- 7. Private Ordering, Child Maintenance and the Courts -- Introduction -- The Courts and the Child Support Agency: The General Rule -- Circumstances in Which the Courts Retain Jurisdiction -- Private Ordering and the Child Support Agency -- The Relationship Between Maintenance Agreements, Court Orders and Maintenance Calculations -- 8. The Personal and Territorial Scope of the Child Support Act 1991 -- Introduction -- The Statutory Duty of Child Support -- Children and Qualifying Children -- Parents -- Persons with Care -- The Territorial Scope of the Act -- 9. Applying for Child Support -- Introduction -- Applications under Section 6 -- Applications under Section 4 -- Applications under Section 7 -- Multiple Applications -- Amendment, Withdrawal or Cancellation of Applications -- Information and Evidence Gathering Powers -- Disclosure by the Agency -- Inspectors -- Criminal Offences -- 10. The Child Support Formula -- Introduction -- The Four Rates -- Shared Care -- Special Cases -- 11. Income and the Formula -- Introduction -- The Person with Care's Income -- The Statutory Cap on the Non-resident Parent's Income -- General Rules for Calculating Net Weekly Income -- Net Weekly Income of Employed Earners -- Net Weekly Income of Self-employed Earners -- Income from Tax Credits -- Other Forms of Income -- Benefits Pensions and Allowances -- 12. Variations on the Formula -- Introduction -- Procedural Provisions for Variation Applications -- The Substantive Grounds for Variation Applications
  • Implementing a Variation and Jurisdictional Issues -- 13. Complaints, Reviews and Appeals -- Introduction -- Complaints -- Changing Decisions: Revisions and Supersessions -- First Tier Appeals: The Tribunals -- Second Tier Appeals: The Child Support Commissioners -- Third Tier Appeals: The Court of Appeal and the Court of Session -- The Residual Role of the Courts in Child Support Appeals -- 14. Collection, Arrears and Enforcement -- Introduction -- Collection -- Arrears -- Enforcement -- Enforcement Measures in the United States -- Enforcement Measures in Australia -- Part III -- 15. Conclusion: Child Support Compliance and Reform -- Introduction -- The Coverage of the Current Child Support Arrangements in Practice -- Levels of Child Support Awards -- Child Support Agency Compliance Targets and Outcomes -- The Research Evidence on Compliance -- Building a Compliance Model -- Reform Option 1: A Guaranteed Maintenance Scheme? -- Reform Option 2: A Return to the Courts and MorePrivate Ordering? -- Reform Option 3: Changes to Child Support Law? -- Conclusion -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1772394
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (614 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847312846
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1772394
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1772394
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10276166
  • (OCoLC)893332044
Label
Child Support : Law and Policy
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Title verso -- Foreword -- Preface -- Table of Contents -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Tables and Figures -- Table of Cases -- Table of Statutues -- Table of Statutory Instruments -- Part I -- 1. The Moral and Legal Basis for Child Support -- Introduction -- Questions of Definition: 'Children' and 'Parents' -- The Child's Right to Child Support -- The Parental Duty of Child Support -- Societal Attitudes Towards the Obligation of Child Support -- Models for Allocating and Quantifying Child Support Liabilities -- International Norms and National Objectives for Child Support -- Conclusion -- 2. The Child Maintenance Obligation and the Poor Law -- Introduction -- The Origins of the Old Poor Law -- The Principles of the 1601 Act -- Amendments to the Old Poor Law -- The Birth of the New Poor Law -- The Operation of the New Poor Law -- The Royal Commission on the Poor Laws of 1909 -- Public Assistance in the Early Twentieth Century -- Conclusion -- 3. The Child Maintenance Obligation in Private Law -- Introduction -- Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England -- The Child Maintenance Obligation and the Early Case Law -- The Spousal Maintenance Obligation at Common Law -- The Development of Two Systems of Private Family Law in the Victorian Era -- The Two Systems of Private Family Law in the First Half of the Twentieth Century -- Conclusion -- 4. The Child Maintenance Obligation in the Post-War Period -- Introduction -- The Public Law Dimension of Maintenance After 1948 -- Conclusion -- 5. The Child Support Act 1991 and the Agency's Troubled Early Years -- Introduction -- The Gestation of the Child Support Act 1991 -- The Early Years of the Agency: A Difficult and Unhappy Birth -- Early Legislative Changes to the Child Support Formula -- New Labour and Child Support Reform
  • The Transition From the Old Scheme to the New Scheme -- The Transfer of Cases from the Old Scheme to the New Scheme -- 6. Child Support - The International Perspective -- Introduction -- Child Support in the United States -- Child Support in Canada -- Child Support in Australia -- Child Support in New Zealand -- Conclusion -- Part II -- 7. Private Ordering, Child Maintenance and the Courts -- Introduction -- The Courts and the Child Support Agency: The General Rule -- Circumstances in Which the Courts Retain Jurisdiction -- Private Ordering and the Child Support Agency -- The Relationship Between Maintenance Agreements, Court Orders and Maintenance Calculations -- 8. The Personal and Territorial Scope of the Child Support Act 1991 -- Introduction -- The Statutory Duty of Child Support -- Children and Qualifying Children -- Parents -- Persons with Care -- The Territorial Scope of the Act -- 9. Applying for Child Support -- Introduction -- Applications under Section 6 -- Applications under Section 4 -- Applications under Section 7 -- Multiple Applications -- Amendment, Withdrawal or Cancellation of Applications -- Information and Evidence Gathering Powers -- Disclosure by the Agency -- Inspectors -- Criminal Offences -- 10. The Child Support Formula -- Introduction -- The Four Rates -- Shared Care -- Special Cases -- 11. Income and the Formula -- Introduction -- The Person with Care's Income -- The Statutory Cap on the Non-resident Parent's Income -- General Rules for Calculating Net Weekly Income -- Net Weekly Income of Employed Earners -- Net Weekly Income of Self-employed Earners -- Income from Tax Credits -- Other Forms of Income -- Benefits Pensions and Allowances -- 12. Variations on the Formula -- Introduction -- Procedural Provisions for Variation Applications -- The Substantive Grounds for Variation Applications
  • Implementing a Variation and Jurisdictional Issues -- 13. Complaints, Reviews and Appeals -- Introduction -- Complaints -- Changing Decisions: Revisions and Supersessions -- First Tier Appeals: The Tribunals -- Second Tier Appeals: The Child Support Commissioners -- Third Tier Appeals: The Court of Appeal and the Court of Session -- The Residual Role of the Courts in Child Support Appeals -- 14. Collection, Arrears and Enforcement -- Introduction -- Collection -- Arrears -- Enforcement -- Enforcement Measures in the United States -- Enforcement Measures in Australia -- Part III -- 15. Conclusion: Child Support Compliance and Reform -- Introduction -- The Coverage of the Current Child Support Arrangements in Practice -- Levels of Child Support Awards -- Child Support Agency Compliance Targets and Outcomes -- The Research Evidence on Compliance -- Building a Compliance Model -- Reform Option 1: A Guaranteed Maintenance Scheme? -- Reform Option 2: A Return to the Courts and MorePrivate Ordering? -- Reform Option 3: Changes to Child Support Law? -- Conclusion -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1772394
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (614 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847312846
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1772394
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1772394
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10276166
  • (OCoLC)893332044

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