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FAMILY LAW ACT 1975 - SECT 10C

Definition of family counsellor

             (1)  A family counsellor is:

                     (a)  a person who is accredited as a family counsellor under the Accreditation Rules; or

                     (b)  a person who is authorised to act on behalf of an organisation designated by the Minister for the purposes of this paragraph; or

                     (c)  a person who is authorised to act under section 38BD as a family counsellor; or

                     (d)  a person who is authorised to act under section 93D of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia Act 1999 as a family counsellor; or

                   (da)  a person who is engaged under subsection 18ZI(2) of the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 as a family counsellor; or

                     (e)  a person who is authorised by a Family Court of a State to act as a family counsellor.

             (2)  The Minister must publish a list of organisations designated for the purposes of paragraph (b) of the definition of family counsellor .

             (3)  An instrument under this section is not a legislative instrument.



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