This act with the full title "An Act to amend the Child Protection Act 1999 and for other purposes"(Act no. 40/2005) aimed to implement the recommendations from the Crime and Misconduct Commissions report Protecting Children: An Inquiry into Abuse of Children in Foster Care. Because this amendment is in response to a wide reaching report, it amends multiple principle acts that relate to children and young people. This act was repealed by Acts Interpretation Act 1945 (s.22C) on 1 June 2006.
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
Created: 24 November 2014, Last modified: 13 March 2018