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Original name: Bekendtgørelse af lov om social service
Name: Consolidation (No. 1096 of 2010) of the Social Service Act.
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Social assistance and services
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-09-24
Entry into force:
ISN: DNK-2010-L-84829
Bibliography: Act online in Danish Act online in Danish Ministry of Employment,, Denmark PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-10-04)
Abstract/Citation: Consolidates the Act on Social Services (the latest consolidation of which was Act No. 941 of 1 October 2009).

Part I: Introduction
Chapter 1 - Purpose and Scope
Chapter 2 - Municipalities and regions

Part II: Counselling and development of knowledge
Chapter 3 - Municipal advice
Chapter 4 - National organisation for knowledge and specialised counselling etc.

Part III: User involvement
Chapter 5 - User involvement, advisory cooperative organs, etc.

Part IV: Children and youth
Chapter 6 - General rules
Chapter 7 - Day-care facilities for children
Chapter 8 - The provision of clubs and other socio-pedagogical leisure measures for older children and youth
Chapter 9 - Financial contributions, etc.
Chapter 10 - Personal help and attendance
Chapter 11 - Special assistance for children and adolescents
Chapter 12 - Services for young persons from 18 to 22 years old
Chapter 13 - Private daycare without public subsidy

Part V: Adults
Chapter 14 - General Services
Chapter 15 - Objectives
Chapter 16 - Personal assistance, care and care testaments
Chapter 17 - Payment of necessary additional costs
Chapter 18 - Treatment
Chapter 19 - Protected employment and other activities etc.
Chapter 20 - Housing

Part VI: Appliances (for disabled persons) etc.
Chapter 21 - Appliances, adjustment of home, transportation
Chapter 22 - Care of affiliated with disabilities or serious illness
Chapter 23 - Care of the Dying

Part VII: The use of force and other interferences with the right of self-determination
Chapter 24 - Use of force

Part VIII: Administration etc.
Chapter 25 - Quality standards and plans of action
Chapter 26 - Approval, monitoring and supervision
Chapter 27 - Duty to notify
Chapter 28 - Penal Provisions
Chapter 29 - Payment and recovery etc.
Chapter 29a - Cessation of payment of benefits in certain specific cases
Chapter 30 - Access to justice

Part IX: Financing and reimbursement etc.
Chapter 31 - Financing and tariff calculation
Chapter 32 - Experimental rules
Chapter 33 - Agreement on transfer of regional services
Chapter 34 - Commencement and transitional provisions
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