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Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 4 February 2019 to date (accessed 27 February 2020 at 07:59)
Chapter 8 Part 4 Section 162
162   Notification to person who lodged contact veto of request for information
(cf AI Act s 25)
(1)  The Secretary is required to notify a person who has lodged a contact veto of an application under this Act for the supply of adoption information made by any person with whom contact is refused, unless the Secretary is unaware of the application or it is not reasonably practicable to notify the person.
(2)  This subsection applies where a person is directed by the Civil and Administrative Tribunal under Part 4A of the Guardianship Act 1987 to make an application for supply of adoption information on behalf of a person with a disability with whom contact is refused. The Secretary is required to notify the person who lodged the contact veto if such an application is made.