Education Amendment Act 2006

Corporal punishment

26 No corporal punishment in early childhood centres or registered schools
  • (1) The heading to section 139A is amended by omitting centres and substituting services.

    (2) Section 139A(1) is amended by repealing paragraphs (c) and (d) and substituting the following paragraphs:

    • (c) is employed at an early childhood service (as defined in section 309); or

    • (d) owns, manages, or controls an early childhood service (as so defined),—.

    (3) Section 139A(1) is amended by omitting centre where it appears after paragraph (d) and substituting service.

    (4) Section 139A(2) is amended by repealing paragraph (c) and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (c) on behalf of the service provider of an early childhood service (as defined in section 309) any child enrolled at or attending the service,—.