Vulnerable Children Act 2014

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19 Content of child protection policy

Every child protection policy required by this Part must—

(a)

apply to the provision of children’s services by the service, board, or independent person that adopts the policy; and

(b)

be written, and contain provisions (whether or not it contains provisions on any other matter or matters) on the identification and reporting of child abuse and neglect in accordance with section 15 of the Oranga Tamariki Act 1989.

Section 19(b): amended, on 14 July 2017, by section 149 of the Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Legislation Act 2017 (2017 No 31).