New Jersey Administrative Code
Title 3A - CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Chapter 10 - CHILD PROTECTION INVESTIGATIONS
Subchapter 1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
Section 3A:10-1.4 - General policy

Universal Citation: NJ Admin Code 3A:10-1.4
Current through Register Vol. 55, No. 48, December 18, 2023

The primary concern of all public agencies involved with abuse and neglect is to ensure the safety, well-being, and best interests of the child. Other considerations, such as the objective of maintaining family integrity, promoting family functioning, or the concern for traditional "parental rights," are secondary.

Administrative Change, 49 N.J.R. 98a.

Amended by 51 N.J.R. 825(b), effective 6/3/2019

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