Understanding Court Orders and Hearings

This fact sheet describes many of the court orders and hearings involved in child protection cases. It is written in plain language and contains an area for writing notes about the details of your case. Updated to conform to the new BC Family Law Act (March 18, 2013).

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Aboriginal parent, removal of a child from the home, court order, Aboriginal child, child protection, custody, guardianship, access, parent's rights, hearings