Part 5 Miscellaneous
The Attorney General may delegate any of his or her functions
under this Act (other than this power of delegation) or the regulations to any
officer of the Department.
44 Monitoring of complaints from community
The council of an area or portion of an area that is declared to
be an operational area or for which a safer community compact is in force is,
if requested to do so by the Attorney General, to monitor, identify and advise
the Attorney General on trends in complaints relating to action taken in the
operational area under this Act or under the compact.
45 Proceedings for offences
Proceedings for an offence under this Act or the regulations may
be dealt with summarily before the Local Court.
(1) The Governor may make regulations, not inconsistent with this Act,
for or with respect to any matter that by this Act is required or permitted to
be prescribed or that is necessary or convenient to be prescribed for carrying
out or giving effect to this Act.
(2) In particular, the regulations may make provision for or with
respect to the following:
(a) compelling the attendance of parents and children required under
this Act to attend a place,
(b) the care of persons removed from a public place and escorted to
another place under Part 3,
(c) reports to be provided and records to be kept under this
(3) A regulation may create an offence punishable by a penalty not
exceeding 10 penalty units.
The Children (Parental Responsibility) Act
1994 and the Children (Parental
Responsibility) Regulation 1995 are
Schedule 1 has effect.
49 Savings, transitional and other provisions
Schedule 2 has effect.
50 Review of Act
(1) The Attorney General is to review this Act to determine whether
the policy objectives of the Act remain valid and whether the terms of the Act
remain appropriate for securing those objectives.
(2) The review is to be undertaken as soon as possible after the
period of 3 years from the date of assent to this
(3) A report on the outcome of the review is to be tabled in each
House of Parliament within 12 months after the end of the period of 3