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Queensland - Legislation

Infant Life Protection Act Amendment Act 1921 (1921 - 1966)

Amending Act

This amendment with the full title "An Act to Amend "The Infant Life Protection Act of 1905" in certain particulars"(Act no.12 Geo.V. No.18). This amendment sets out the powers of the Director of the State Children Department to remove children from out-of-home care, rules around adoption by relatives of children and who can be present in the judicial proceedings of courts dealing with complaints about out-of-home care providers. This amendment was repealed along with the Infant Life Protection Act 1905 by the Children's Services Act 1965 on the 1st of August 1966.

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Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Queensland Legislation', 4 April 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.

Prepared by: Elizabeth Daniels