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Volume16
Year2007
TitleTermination of Parental Rights: The Terminus of Juvenile Dependency Proceedings
Author(s)Mari D. Parlade
First Page317
AbstractJuvenile dependency proceedings, governed by the California Welfare and Institutions Code, endeavor to balance the child's fundamental interest in a secure and stable home with the parent's fundamental interest in companionship, care, custody and management of his or her child.