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Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 27 June 2017 to date (accessed 20 September 2017 at 11:57)
Chapter 5 Introduction
Introduction.
 This Chapter provides for the recognition of adoptions in other States and Territories (Part 1). It also provides 3 ways of recognising intercountry adoptions. Part 2 provides for the recognition of adoptions made in accordance with the Convention on Protection of Children and Cooperation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption and adoptions granted in certain prescribed overseas jurisdictions and adoption in other overseas jurisdictions.