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This instrument amends the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Assessment Framework 2018 so that a broader range of sexual abuse constitutes penetrative abuse for the purposes of the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse.
Administered by: Social Services
Registered 23 Oct 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR24-Oct-2019
Tabled Senate11-Nov-2019
Date of repeal 25 Oct 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Assessment Framework Amendment (Categories of abuse) Declaration 2019

 

 

 

I, Anne Ruston, Minister for Families and Social Services, make the following declaration.

Dated   22 October 2019                                 

Anne Ruston

Minister for Families and Social Services

 

 


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                           2

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Assessment Framework 2018       2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Assessment Framework Amendment (Categories of abuse) Declaration 2019.

2  Commencement

(1)                   Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

 

Note:      This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

(2)          Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under section 32 of the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Act 2018.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Assessment Framework 2018

1  Definitions

Repeal the definition of “penetrative abuse, substitute:

penetrative abuse: relevant sexual abuse of a person is penetrative abuse if any of that abuse involved penetration of or by the person (even if the rest of that abuse did not).