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Queensland - Legislation

Child Protection (Offender Prohibition Order) Act 2008 (2008 - )

Amending Act

This act with the full title "An Act to provide for the protection of the lives of children and for their sexual safety, and to amend other Acts relating to the protection of children" (Act no. 17/2008) enabled the Magistrates Court or Children's Court to prohibit previously convicted child sex offenders from engaging in certain lawful conduct, particularly that which would involve contact with children. As of November 2014 this amendment is current.

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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