P-34.1 - Youth Protection Act

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38.2. A decision to determine whether a report must be accepted for evaluation or whether the security or development of a child is in danger must take the following factors into consideration:
(a)  the nature, gravity, persistence and frequency of the facts reported;
(b)  the child’s age and personal characteristics;
(c)  the capacity and the will of the parents to put an end to the situation in which the security or development of the child is in danger;
(d)  the community resources available to help the child and the child’s parents.
2006, c. 34, s. 15.