The Children, Young Persons and Their Families Amendment Act 2009 (Act No.22/2009) amended the Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1997, following on from the release in 2006 of the 'Report on Child Protection Services in Tasmania'.
The key amendments made to the Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act in the 2009 legislation were:
Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Tasmanian Legislation', 20 January 2014, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.
Prepared by: Cate O'Neill
Created: 9 October 2015, Last modified: 14 October 2015