P-34.1 - Youth Protection Act

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131.5. Where an Indigenous child must, under this Act, be entrusted to an alternative living environment, the living environment chosen must be the one that, considering the interest of that child, is suitable for him in the following order of priority:
(a)  the child’s extended family;
(b)  members of his community;
(c)  members of a different community of the same nation as the child’s nation;
(d)  members of a nation other than the child’s nation; or
(e)  any other environment.
The director must enter in the child’s record the reasons justifying the decision made under the first paragraph.
2022, c. 11, s. 60.