Adoption—veto type, code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Veto type|
|Registration status:||Community Services (retired), Standard 20/05/2013|
The type of veto put in place in relation to an adoption to block contact with an individual or the release of identifying information about an individual, as represented by a code.
|Data Element Concept:||Adoption—veto type|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Contact veto
A veto to block contact being made with a person by another party to an adoption.
CODE 2 Identifying information veto
A veto to block a person's identifying information being released to another party to an adoption. 'Identifying information’ is information, such as the original birth certificate (adopted persons) or the amended birth certificate (birth parents), which identifies the actual person about whom the information is being sought.
Data element attributes
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Has been superseded by Adoption—veto type, code N Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Adoptions DSS 2011-13 Community Services (retired), Standard 20/05/2013