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Australian Capital Territory - Legislation

Adoption of Children (Amendment) Ordinance 1983 (1983 - 1993)

Amending Act
Alternative Names
  • Adoption of Children (Amendment) Act 1983

The Adoption of Children (Amendment) Ordinance 1983 (Act no. 42/1983) was an amending act to the Adoption of Children (Amendment) Ordinance 1983. It was notified on 29 September 1983, commenced on 1 October 1983 and was repealed by the Adoption Act 1993 on 31 July 1993. This ordinance became an ACT Act on 11 May 1989 (see Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act 1988.

Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Northern Territory Legislation', 1 February 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.

Prepared by: Christine Moje