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Queensland - Legislation

Commonwealth Powers (Family Law - Children) Amendment Act 2001

Amending Act

This act with the full title "An Act to amend the Commonwealth Powers (Family Law - Children) Act 1990" (Act no.66/2001) was only in law for under a year before being repealed by Acts Interpretation Act 1945 (s.22C) on 26 October 2001. This act extended the reach of the Commonwealth and Family Court of Australia in relation to the custody, guardianship, access, maintenance and parentage of children who are subject to an order under the Child Protection Act 1999.

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