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Investigation outcome code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term367322
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the outcome of an investigation.

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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ValueMeaning
1Investigation finalised
2Investigation in process
3Investigation not able to be commenced or completed

Collection and usage attributes

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Once an investigation is finalised an outcome is recorded in the system.

CODE 1 Investigation finalised

A finalised investigation is a notification received in a financial year which was investigated and the investigation was completed and an outcome of substantiated or not substantiated recorded by 31 August of the following financial year. Finalised investigations are broken down into 'Substantiated' and 'Not substantiated' categories.

CODE 2 Investigation in process

Where the investigation was ongoing at the end of a period.

CODE 3 Investigation not able to be commenced or completed

Where every effort has been made to investigate the concern, but was not possible.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Child protection notification investigation status code N[N] Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016, Community Services (retired), Recorded 19/08/2011

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Child protection notification—investigation outcome, code N Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008

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