Bill C-92 and Child Protection Court Proceedings

November 22, 2021

This two part training will focus on Bill C-92 An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis Children, Youth and Families. The second half of the day will include current court proceedings for child protection matters:

  • Part I: Bill C-92 An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Children, Youth and Families
    • Overview
    • Best Interests
    • Notice of a significant measure
    • Placement priority
    • Safety planning emphasis to avoid apprehensions
    • Reunification efforts and access
    • Discussion on the impacts on front line workers and CFS Agencies

  • Part II: Current Court Process for Child Protection Proceedings
    • Legal procedures following the apprehension of a child (explanation of Court documents, service requirements, timelines under the CFS Act)
    • Types of Court Orders
    • Calculation of Temporary Guardianship time under the CFS Act
    • Information to include in Case Plans prepared for the purposes of Court
    • Child Protection Docket Court and 60-day timeline
    • Intake Hearing Court
    • Pre-Trial Conferences and Trials
    • Section 42 transfers of guardianship

Presenter: Jennifer Guiboche, Associate, Cochrane Saxberg Barristers & Solicitors, LLP

Agency Staff Only

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

To Register: Please use the standard registration form. Completed forms can be sent via fax to # (204) 984-9487, or emailed to Deadline for training registrations are 7 working days prior to the training.


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