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Child—first care and protection order indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termFirst order indicator (child protection)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term458347
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Recorded 19/08/2011
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An indicator of whether a child has been placed on a care and protection order for the first time in the reporting jurisdiction, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Child—first care and protection order indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 9    Not stated/inadequately described

This code is not for use in primary data collections.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Whether the current order is the first order that has been applied to a child within the jurisdiction.

CODE 1    Yes

Record this code if this is the first instance of a care and protection order for the child in the jurisdiction.

CODE 2    No

Record this code if the child has previously been on a care and protection order in the jurisdiction.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) 2013. Child protection national minimum data set, data collection manual 2012-13. Canberra: AIHW.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Child—first care and protection order indicator, yes/no/not applicable/not stated/inadequately described code N Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016

Supersedes Client—first care and protection order indicator, code N Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Care and protection order (CPO) file cluster Children and Families, Superseded 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Recorded 10/10/2014

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