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Contents (2000 - 75)
Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 15 June 2018 to date (accessed 19 July 2018 at 11:48)
Chapter 8 Part 4 Section 154
154   Adopted person or birth parent may lodge contact veto
(cf AI Act s 16)
The following persons may lodge a contact veto:
(a)  an adopted person who has reached the age of 17 years and 6 months,
(b)  a birth parent.