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CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSONS (CARE AND PROTECTION) ACT 1998 - SECT 171A

Principal officer of designated agency must not reside with children under agency's care

171A Principal officer of designated agency must not reside with children under agency's care

(1) The principal officer of a designated agency must not reside on the same property as a child or young person who is in out-of-home care supervised by the designated agency.
Maximum penalty: 200 penalty units.
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply if the principal officer resides with the child or young person at a facility of the designated agency at which out-of-home care is provided.
(3) In this section:

"reside on a property" has the same meaning as in the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 .



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