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Declarations/Other as made
This Declaration states that the obligation to separate children from adults in prison is accepted only to the extent that such imprisonment is considered by the responsible authorities to be feasible and consistent with the obligation that children be able to maintain contact with their families, having regard to the geography and demography of Australia.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Exempt from sunsetting by the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986 s 47(3)
Registered 11 Feb 2009
Gazetted 13 Jan 1993
Enabled by
Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Act 1986
C2004A03366No. 125, 1986