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Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1997

Department of Health and Human Resources Tasmanian Government Country Resources Child and Youth General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards Tasmania 1 January 2000 Legislation/regulation community, guardian, vulnerability

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The Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1997 (the Act) commenced in 2000. Its objective is to provide for the care and protection of Tasmanian children and young people who are at risk of abuse or neglect in their family unit, in a way that maximizes their ability to reach their full potential. The Act provides a framework for government and non-government services, community members and families to work together to achieve this aim.

The legislation that is being viewed is valid for 29 November 2012.
Uploaded to MiND Bank: March 18th 2014.

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