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Stronger protections for children pass State Parliament

29 November 2017

New laws paving the way for more effective working with children checks and greater rights for foster carers and children in care have passed State Parliament.

The Children’s Protection Law Reform (Transitional and Related Amendments) Bill enables elements of the Government’s child protection reform agenda to begin, transitioning to the new Children and Young People (Safety) Act 2017.