SECTION 20 orders

Alison Stevens made this Freedom of Information request to Warwickshire County Council

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Dear Warwickshire County Council,

Could you please answer the following questions with regards to this Freedom of Information Request.
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1,How many children are currently held on a section 20 order?
2, How many children have been removed off a section 20 order in the last 12 calendar months?
3,Of the children removed from a section 20 order in past 12 calendar months . how many of these children were placed into LA care? ? how many of these cases resulted in children being returned to the care of the Parents?
4, How many children have been placed with an immediate family member such as Grandparents under the kincare clause or a Special Guardianship order in the past 12 calendar months?
5, What is the longest amount of time that a child has been left on a section 20 order without going to Court, ?
please give statistics for the past 3 calender's years?
MY QUESTIONS HAVE BEEN BASED ON THIS HEADLINE AND CASES.
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018...

Yours faithfully,

Alison Stevens.

Warwickshire County Council

 
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Dear Ms Stevens
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 2 April
2018.
 
We are dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act
2000 and we aim to send a response by 30 April 2018.
 
In some case, a fee may be payable. If we decide a fee is payable, we will
send you a fee notice and we will require you to pay the fee before
proceeding with your request.
 
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 may restrict the release of some or
all of the information you have requested. We will carry out an assessment
and if any exemptions apply to some or all of the information then we
might not provide that information to you. We will inform you if this is
the case and advise you of your rights to request an internal review and
to complain to the Information Commissioner's Office.
 
We will also advise you if we cannot provide you with the information
requested for any other reason together with the reason(s) why and details
of how you may appeal (if appropriate).
 

 Kind regards

Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer

Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Tel: 01926 412211

 

 
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Dear Ms Stevens
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000  
 
Your request for information, received on 02/04/2018 and concerning
'Children currently looked after under Section 20', is currently being
considered by Warwickshire County Council.  However I am writing to advise
that there will be a short delay in providing you with our response to
your request. 
 
I apologise for this delay, and for any inconvenience this will cause.  I
will contact you again by 14/05/2018 if a further delay is necessary,
otherwise I will write to you as soon as possible with the Council's
response to your request. 
 
If you have any queries or should you wish to make a complaint about the
manner in which your request is being dealt with then please do not
hesitate to contact me at  [1][email address]  in the first
instance.  Any complaints will be dealt with under the Council's internal
review procedure. 
 
Further information about your rights under the Freedom of Information
Act, is available from the Information Commissioner's Office (0303 123
1113) or  [2]www.ico.org.uk  and on the County Council's website. 
 
 
Kind regards
 
Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer

Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Tel: 01926 412211

 

 
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Alison Stevens

Dear Warwickshire County Council,
I am now requesting an internal review with regards to this FOI, Compliance time breach.

Yours sincerely,

Alison Stevens

Warwickshire County Council

 
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Dear Ms Stevens
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
I acknowledge receipt of your request for an internal review, received by
Warwickshire County Council 01/05/2018.  
 
Please accept our apologies for the ongoing delay in providing our
response to your request.  This is still being considered by officers
within the Children and Families team.  
 
When we have provided our response to you I will log your request for an
internal review, in respect of our handling of your request.  This is in
line with our normal procedures.  
 
 
Kind regards
 
 
Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer

Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Tel: 01926 412211

 

 
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Dear Ms Stevens
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 2 April 2018.
 
Please find attached our response to your request.  Please accept our
apologies for the delay in providing the Council's response to your
request, and for any inconvenience this may have caused.  However, I hope
the information now being provided is still of help and interest to you.  
 
I will now register your request for an Internal Review in respect of our
handling of this request.  
 

Kind regards

Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer

Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Tel: 01926 412211

 

 
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Dear Ms Stevens
 
Thank you for your request for a review received on 1 May 2018.  I am
sorry that you are dissatisfied with our attempts to handle your request
under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
I can confirm that your request for Internal Review has been forwarded to
our legal services department and we will aim to provide you with a
response by 31 May 2018.
 

Kind regards

Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer

Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Tel: 01926 412211

 

 
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Warwickshire County Council

Dear Mrs Stevens

I am writing to you further to your request for an internal review.

Your request has been passed to me and I am in process of reviewing your
request. Unfortunately due to the high volume of requests that we are
dealing with currently, the review is taking longer than anticipated. As
such I am writing to let you know that we will provide a response to your
request for an internal review by 27 June 2018 at the latest. I am very
sorry for this delay and we will make every effort to respond before this
date.

Kind regards

Emily Wells

Solicitor

Corporate Legal Services

Warwickshire Legal Services

Warwickshire County Council

Tel: 01926 412872

[mobile number]

E-Mail: [1][email address]

[2]www.warwickshire.gov.uk

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Dear Ms Stevens
 
Please see our correspondence of today's date.
 
Kind regards
 
Emily Wells

Solicitor

Corporate Legal Services

Warwickshire Legal Services

Warwickshire County Council

Tel: 01926 412872

[mobile number]

E-Mail: [1][email address]

[2]www.warwickshire.gov.uk

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