Martin_david_3.c abuse policy

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David Martin 11/28/2010 3c: Suspected Abuse Policy I live in Virginia. Virginia's policy on child abuse and neglect is as followed: Section 63.2-100 of the Code of Virginia defines an abused or neglected child as any child under 18 years of age whose parent, guardian, or other person responsible for the child’s care: 1) Causes or threatens to cause a non-accidental physical or mental injury. 2) Causes or threatens to cause a non-accidental physical or mental injury during the manufacture or sale of certain drugs. 3) Neglects or refuses to provide adequate food, clothing, shelter, emotional nurturing, or health care. 4) Abandons the child. 5) Fails to provide adequate supervision in relation to the child’s age and level of development. 6) Commits or allows to be committed any illegal sexual act upon a child including incest, rape, fondling, indecent exposure, prostitution, or allows a child to be used in any sexually explicit visual
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Unformatted text preview: material. 7) Knowingly leaves a child alone in the same dwelling with a person who is not related to the child by blood or marriage and who is required to register as a violent sexual offender. In addition, the law requires physicians to report to CPS any newborn infant who tests positive for drugs. To report child abuse and neglect in Virginia you can call 1-800-552-7096 or 1-804-786-8536. Reports can be made anonymously. If you choose to provide your name, it will not be released to the family who was reported, except by Court order. Person reporting in good faith are immune from civil and criminal liability pursuant to Section 63.2-1512 of the Code Of Virginia. W at KinderCare follow this laws very seriously and by the law of Virginia. I received my information from The Virginia Child Protective Services' web site. Which is http://www.dss.virginia.gov/family/cps/index2.cgi...
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