Process evaluation of the Temporary Restraining Order Act

Process evaluation of the Temporary Restraining Order Act

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Summary

On 1 January 2009, the Temporary Restraining Order Act entered into force. This act allows mayors to impose a ten-day restraining order (which may be extended to 28 days) on potential perpetrators of domestic violence, which prohibits these perpetrators from entering their own house and contacting their partner and/or children.

Publication data

Author(s):
Schreijenberg, A., Vaan, K.B.M. de, Vanoni, M.C., Homburg, G.H.J.
Organization(s):
WODC, Regioplan Beleidsonderzoek
Place of publication:
Amsterdam
Publisher:
Regioplan Beleidsonderzoek
Year of publication:
2010

Order information

Address:
Regioplan beleidsonderzoek
Phone:
020 5315315
E-mailaddress:
info@regioplan.nl
Website:
www.regioplan.nl