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Original name: Lov om social service
Name: Social Service Act (No. 573 of 2005).
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Social security (general standards)
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2005-06-24
Entry into force:
Published on: Lovtidende A, 2005-06-25, Vol. 92, No. 573, pp. 4069-4111
ISN: DNK-2005-L-70908
Bibliography: Lovtidende A, 2005-06-25, Vol. 92, No. 573, pp. 4069-4111
Act online in Danish Act online in Danish Ministry of Employment, www.retsinformation.dk, Denmark PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-10-04)
Abstract/Citation: Part I: Introduction
Ch. 1: Object and field of application - ss. 1 to 2
Ch. 2: Municipalities and regions - ss. 3 to 9

Part II: Counselling and development of knowledge
Ch. 3: Municipal councelling - ss. 10 to 12
Ch. 4: National organisation for knowledge and specialised counselling etc. - ss. 13 to 15

Part III: User involvement
Ch. 5: User involvement, advisory cooperative organs, etc. - ss. 16 to 18

Part IV: Children and youth
Ch. 6: General rules - s. 19
Ch. 7: Availability of day-care for children - ss. 20 to 32
Ch. 8: The provision of clubs and other socio-pedagogical leisure measures for older children and youth - ss. 33 to 36
Ch. 9: Financial contributions etc. - ss. 37 to 43
Ch. 10: Personal help and attendance - ss. 44 to 45
Ch. 11: Special support for children and young persons - ss. 46 to 75
Ch. 12: Services to young persons from 18 to 22 years of age - s. 76
Ch. 13: Private daycare without public subsidy - ss. 77 to 78

Part V: Adults
Ch. 14: General services - ss. 79 to 80
Ch. 15: Purpose - ss. 81 to 82
Ch. 16: Personal help, care and care testaments - ss. 83 to 99
Ch. 17: Payment of necessary additional costs - s. 100
Ch. 18: Treatment - ss. 101 to 102
Ch. 19: Protected employment and other activities etc.- ss. 103 to 106
Ch. 20: The provision of housing - ss. 107 to 111

Part VI: Appliances (for handicapped persons) etc.
Ch. 21: Appliances, adjustment of home, transportation - ss. 112 to 117
Ch. 22: Care of close relative with handicap or serious illness - s. 118
Ch. 23: Care of dying person - ss. 119 to 122

Part VII: The use of force and other interferences with the right of self-determination
Ch. 24: The use of force - ss. 123 to 137

Part VIII: Administration etc.
Ch. 25: Quality standards and plans of action - ss. 138 to 141
Ch. 26: Acceptance, follow up and supervision - ss. 142 to 151
Ch. 27: Duty to inform - ss. 152 to 155
Ch. 28: Penal provisions - ss. 156 to 157
Ch. 29: Payment and reimbursement - ss. 158 to 165
Ch. 30: Appeal and court examination - ss. 166 to 172

Part IX: Financing and reimbursement etc.
Ch. 31: Financing - ss. 173 to 183
Ch. 32: Experimental rules - ss. 184 to 185
Ch. 33: Agreements respecting transfer of regional services - ss. 186 to 188
Ch. 34: Entry into force and transitional rules - ss. 189 to 196.
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