Finnish Child Welfare Act, esp. chapter 3, §15, chapter 5, §25-28, chapter 9, §40
Child welfare authorities can utilize the child protection measures, including taking the child into custody from home.
Child Protection Provisions
Number of FGM related interventions
Several notifications to child welfare by public health nurses after young patient told them that they feared to be circumcised by their families. In such cases it is recommended to notify the parents as well. But no real cases of attempted FGM found.
http://www.finlex.fi and FI_45_TI, as well as the existing info concerning Finland from EIGE; http://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/kaannokset/2007/en20070417?search[type]=pik...
Information collecting point
Information mainly gathered in finlex-database, where also an English translation of the Child welfare act by Ministry of Justice is available. There is no special body collecting statistics on FGM interventions since there has not been any.