“If Brexit is about “taking back control” then trying to override the British constitution is a bad start” – Counsel General for Wales
The UK will leave the EU, but the UK Government cannot trigger ‘Brexit’ by overriding the laws and conventions of the British constitution, the Counsel General for Wales, Mick Antoniw has said.
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An annual report which includes information on referrals by local authority, young carers and those on Child Protection Registers.
- Local authorities received over 33,500 referrals during the year a decrease of 5.3 per cent compared with 2014-15. There were just over 6,700 re-referrals within 12 months in 2015-16.
- Nearly 26,400 initial assessments were completed, a decrease of 2.9 per cent compared to 2014-15.
- 3,059 children were registered on local authority Child Protection Registers (CPRs) at 31 March 2016. 34 per cent of children had been on CPRs for less than 3 months, while 14 per cent of children had been on registers for more than 12 months.
- Just over 6,600 health assessments were due for looked after children. Of these, nearly 5,200 (78 per cent) of health assessments were undertaken as required.
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