Status of Children Regulations 2019
I, the Governor in and over the State of Tasmania and its Dependencies in the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Executive Council, make the following regulations under the Status of Children Act 1974 .16 July 2019
By Her Excellency's Command,
Minister for Justice
These regulations may be cited as the Status of Children Regulations 2019 .
These regulations take effect on 5 August 2019.
In these regulations Act means the Status of Children Act 1974 ;Form 1 means the form of that number set out in Schedule 1 ;instrument means an instrument of a kind described in section 8C(2) of the Act.
(1) An instrument (2) A copy of an instrument is to be verified as a true copy of the instrument by a statutory declaration of
(1) This regulation applies to a person who is entitled, under section 9(2) of the Act, to request an inspection, or search, of the instruments filed with the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages under section 9(1) of the Act.
Form 1 - Instrument of Acknowledgement
Displayed and numbered in accordance with the Rules Publication Act 1953.
Notified in the Gazette on 24 July 2019
These regulations are administered in the Department of Justice.
(This note is not part of the regulation)These regulations
(a) prescribe the information to be provided, in certain circumstances, by a parent when acknowledging paternity under the Status of Children Act 1974 ; and(b) specify how a certified copy of certain instruments, filed with the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages under that Act, may be obtained; and(c) are made consequent on the repeal of the Status of Children Regulations 2009 under section 11 of the Subordinate Legislation Act 1992 .