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British Columbia Ministry of Attorney General

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Works: 1,675 works in 2,529 publications in 1 language and 5,171 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Treaties 
Classifications: HV6626.54.C2, 362.76809711
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Help stop child abuse : a handbook for employers and volunteer coordinators by British Columbia( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook is designed to assist employers and volunteer coordinators who work with children. It provides practical information that can be used to make the workplace safe for children. It will be particularly useful to people who operate a school, hospital, child care centre, summer camp, after-school camp, youth shelter, recreational/sports facility, or volunteer group. Themes covered are: building your staff; workplace policies; twenty-one ways to increase safety; and, reporting abuse
CounterAttack traffic research papers by British Columbia( )

in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The B.C. handbook for action on child abuse and neglect by British Columbia( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook is intended for service providers who work regularly with children and/or families. It summarizes the key principles, laws, and policies dealing with the abuse and neglect of children in British Columbia. Sections of the handbook cover the following: how to recognize child abuse and neglect; how to respond to disclosure of abuse or neglect from a child; how to report abuse and neglect, and how to intervene in such cases; how investigations are undertaken, and the possible role of service providers; the rules governing the sharing of information among service providers; the importance of collaboration among all those working with children and families; the services available to help children and families; how to promote child well-being and to prevent abuse and neglect; and how to advocate for children or make a complaint about service
Report on land-related interests and the Personal Property Security Act by Law Reform Commission of British Columbia( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report brings forward recommendations arising out of a project that addressed some of the law reform issues in relation to the interface between the British Columbia Personal Property Security Act and real property law. In the report, remaining issues concerning fixtures are examined as well as concerns surrounding rights to payments of money connected with land and instruments linked to an interest in land. A Personal Property Security Act Amendment Act and a Property Law Amendment Act are proposed, embodying the reform recommendations made in the report. The appendix reproduces provisions of the Personal Property Security Act that are directly relevant to the report
Policy on the criminal justice system response to violence against women and children by British Columbia( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report to the Attorney General by British Columbia( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Development of criminal justice performance and activity measures by British Columbia( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concern with leniency : an examination of sentencing patterns in British Columbia by Anthony N Doob( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White paper on Family Relations Act reform : proposal for a new Family Law Act( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Ministry of Attorney General began a review of the Family Relations Act in 2006. Its goals were to modernize the law, support co-operative approaches to resolving family law disputes and create a statute that is easy to understand. The review began with research into family law reform underway in other jurisdictions, as well as recommendations for reform made by family law experts. In 2007, 14 papers on family law topics were published to this site for public consultation. A sample of representative responses to the consultation documents were collected and made available to the public in 2009. The Civil Policy and Legislation Office of the Ministry of Attorney General has issued this white paper to provide the public opportunity to comment on the proposed new family law. Feedback from the white paper will be considered and used to finalize the new family law, which will be prepared as a bill for introduction."--Ministry of Attorney General website, viewed July 19, 2010: http://www.ag.gov.bc.ca/legislation
Annual report by British Columbia( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statutory decision-makers and the obligation to give reasons for decisions : a discussion paper by British Columbia( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Statutory decision-makers (SDMs) <U+2013> the numerous officials within government who apply laws and policies to make decisions in individual cases <U+2013> are a critical component of an effective justice system. These decisions <U+2013> often about licensing, permits or benefits or other entitlements <U+2013> can have significant impacts and need to be fair and just for both the affected individuals and businesses and the wider public. Fair and just decisions can also reduce the need, time and expense of court or other appeals. For this reason, the Ministry of Attorney General is undertaking a Review of SDMs' Powers, Procedures and Authorities to ensure they are clear, consistent, accessible and proportionate."--Office website as viewed Sept. 5, 2008: http://www.gov.bc.ca/ajo/popt/whats_new.htm
Inspection powers : a discussion paper by Ministry of Attorney General Administrative Justice Office( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The purpose of this paper is to prompt discussion about the inspection powers given by legislation to designated persons who are not police officers ("statutory authorities"). It is intended to be used as an evaluation tool for policy makers and others when considering or reviewing the inspection powers of statutory authorities in British Columbia. This paper also asks questions about the need for reforms to inspection powers in British Columbia and whether standard legislation for inspection powers would provide greater certainty, reducing the time and costs that can be involved when construing these powers."--Page 1
British Columbia Public Service indemnity policy review by Stephen J Toope( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In May 2011 I conducted a review of the policy of the Govt. of British Columbia concerning the granting of indemnities to cover the legal costs of BC public servants who are not covered by a collective agreement or who are Order-in-Council appointees or members of the Executive Council
The development and use of policies and guidelines in the decision-making process : a discussion paper by Administrative Justice Office( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The purpose of this paper is to prompt discussion about the use of policies to guide decision-making by statutory decision-makers (SDMs) in British Columbia1 and the processes used to develop those policies. It is intended to be useful as an evaluation tool for SDMs to assess their understanding of the use of existing policies. It is also intended to act as a reference for those responsible for developing policies and guidelines."--Executive summary as viewed June 17, 2009: http://www.gov.bc.ca/ajo/down/policy_paper_draft9.pdf
Ministry of Attorney General program profiles by British Columbia( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Corrections branch, court services, criminal justice, legal services
Administrative monetary penalties : a framework for early and more effective regulatory compliance : a discussion paper( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"SDMs need effective means to ensure compliance with regulatory schemes that are intended to promote and protect the public interest. Effective compliance tools can prevent, or at least reduce, the need for more costly and time consuming enforcement actions such as criminal prosecutions. AMPs can be an effective means to achieve compliance."--Page 1
Justice delayed : a report of the Provincial Court of British Columbia concerning judicial resources by British Columbia( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

BCSAP training framework : findings and recommendations to support in-service training and professional development within British Columbia's settlement sector by CBMercer and Associates( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Promising practices and new directions in multiculturalism and anti-racism programming : a scoping review by Alisa Harrison( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"This scoping review summarizes key findings relating to promising practices and new directions in anti-racism and multiculturalism programming. Based on a cross-jurisdictional review of academic and government literature discussing a variety of anti-racism and multiculturalism policies, programs and strategies in Canada, the U.K., Australia and New Zealand, this document presents a set of eight promising practices and three new directions that may be used to evaluate and inform future anti-racism and multiculturalism programming."--Abstract
Family Relations Act review : report of public consultations( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"This report summarizes the responses the ministry received during public consultations on reform of the Family Relations Act held in 2007 and 2008. These consultations concerned comprehensive reform of most parts of the province's main family law statute, addressing three BCLI projects in the process. These projects concerned division of pensions on marriage breakdown, parental support, and conflict of laws."--BC Law Reform Group website as viewed April 27, 2009: http://www.bcli.org/bclrg/news/2009/04/ministry-attorney-general-releases-family-relations-act-consultation-report
 
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