|Safeguarding Letter|| |
Letter produced to the Court by CAFCASS at the FHDRA to identify safety issues relating to the child. Formerly known as a Schedule 2 Letter.
|Schedule of Deficiencies|| |
List of discrepancies and missing information provided during ancillary relief proceedings.
|Scott Schedule|| |
Commonly used document set out as a table in which the respondent addresses allegations made.
Mark placed on a document by the court to indicate that the court has issued it.
|Sears Tooth Agreement|| |
Deed between litigant and solicitor that assigns all or part of a capital settlement to the solicitor to cover legal fees.
|Section 11 Order|| |
In Scotland, the equivalent of an English/Welsh Section 8 Order; it may be for Residence, Contact, Specific Issues or an Interdict similar to a Prohibited Steps Order.
|Section 17 Assessment|| |
Initial assessment undertaken by social services when parents request their involvement.
|Section 20 Agreement|| |
Voluntary agreement made by parents that a child should be taken into local authority accommodation.
|Section 37 Report|| |
Local authority investigation into a child’s welfare ordered by the judge as part of ongoing family proceedings.
|Section 47 Report|| |
Report undertaken by local authority into a child’s welfare to determine whether safeguarding action should be taken.
|Section 7 Report|| |
Report ordered by the Court from CAFCASS in order to determine the welfare issues of a case.
|Section 8 Order|| |
A court order regulating parental responsibility; it may be for (or to vary) Prohibited Steps, Specific Issues or Child Arrangements.
|Section 91(14) Order|| |
Order prohibiting the party to whom it applies from making further applications, or applications of a particular kind, for the duration of the order without leave of the Court.
|Section 97 Prohibition|| |
Prohibition preventing the identification of children in proceedings.
|Seek & Locate Order|| |
Order requiring a named party to disclose the whereabouts of a child.