Children’s Guardian Act 2019 No 25

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
23 June 2021 23 June 2021 2021 No 16
11 December 2020 11 December 2020 2020 No 30
27 October 2020 27 October 2020 2020 No 31
28 September 2020 28 September 2020 2020 No 24
14 May 2020 14 May 2020 2020 No 5
02 March 2020 02 March 2020 IA sec 30C
01 March 2020 01 March 2020 2019 No 25
04 December 2019 04 December 2019

This Act has been amended by sec 30C of the Interpretation Act 1987 No 15.

Children’s Guardian Act 2019 No 25

Assented to 04.12.2019.

Date of commencement, except secs 131, 132 and Sch 5.10[5]–[7], 1.3.2020, sec 2(1).

Date of commencement of secs 131, 132 and Sch 5.10[5]–[7]: not in force.

Amended by Sch 5.10 to this Act.

Families, Communities and Disability Services Miscellaneous Amendment Act 2021 No 16

Assented to 23.06.2021.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous) Act 2020 No 31

Assented to 27.10.2020.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.2[1]: not in force.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.2[2]–[4], assent, sec 2(1).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 No 30

Assented to 27.10.2020.

Date of commencement of amendments made by Schs 1.9 and 2.7, 11.12.2020, sec 2(3).

Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Courts and Civil) Act 2020 No 24

Assented to 28.09.2020.

Date of commencement of Sch 1.1[1]–[10] and [21], assent, sec 2(1).

Date of commencement of Sch 1.1[11]and [13]–[20]: not in force.

Sch 1.1[12] was not commenced and was repealed by the Stronger Communities Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous) Act 2020 No 31.

COVID-19 Legislation Amendment (Emergency Measures—Miscellaneous) Act 2020 No 5

Assented to 14.05.2020.

Date of commencement of Sch 1.5, assent, sec 2(1).

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Sec 10

Am 2019 No 25, Sch 5.10[1]; 2020 No 24, Sch 1.1[1] [2].

Sec 12

Am 2019 No 25, Sch 5.10[2].

Sec 15A

Ins 2019 No 25, Sch 5.10[3].

Sec 16

Am 2019 No 25, Sch 5.10[4]; 2020 No 24, Sch 1.1[3]–[6].

Sec 18

Am 2020 No 30, Sch 1.9[1].

Sec 19

Am 2020 No 30, Sch 1.9[2].

Sec 27

Am 2020 No 24, Sch 1.1[7].

Sec 63

Am 2020 No 24, Sch 1.1[8].

Sec 66

Am 2021 No 16, Sch 5[1].

Sec 72

Am 2020 No 24, Sch 1.1[9] [10].

Sec 85

Am 2020 No 31, Sch 2.2[2]–[4].

Sec 87

Am 2020 No 30, Sch 2.7[1] [2].

Sec 131

Ins 2019 No 25, Sch 5.8[18] (provision transferred and renumbered from the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998, sec 182).

Sec 132

Ins 2019 No 25, Sch 5.8[19] (provision transferred and renumbered from the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998, sec 184).

Sch 4

Am 2020 No 5, Sch 1.5; 2020 No 30, Sch 1.9[3]; 2021 No 16, Sch 5[2].

Sch 5

Am 1987 No 15, sec 30C.

Sch 6

Am 2019 No 25, Sch 5.10[8]; 2020 No 24, Sch 1.1[21].

Children’s Guardian Bill 2019

More information on the passage of this Bill through Parliament, including links to the second reading speech and Legislation Review Committee report, is available via the Bills tab on the Parliament website.

Introduced (LC): 20 August 2019 Bill (and Explanatory Note) - unavailable

2nd Reading (LA): 20 August 2019
Assent: 04 December 2019 PDF icon 2019 No 25