Defining Active Efforts in the Indian Child Welfare Act (1).pdf
This 1-pager defines and explains active efforts according to the 2016 Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) final rule. Information includes examples of how active efforts are different from reasonable/passive efforts and how child welfare programs can ensure active efforts are followed.
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