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Adoption—Indigenous status

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term651226
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
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Indigenous Status is a measure of whether a person identifies as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander origin. This is in accord with the first two of three components of the Commonwealth definition.

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Object class:Adoption
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A legal process by which a person legally becomes a child of the adoptive parent(s) and legally ceases to be a child of his/her existing parent(s).

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Indigenous status
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of identification as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.
Property group:Help on this termDemographic/social/cultural characteristics

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Adoption—Indigenous status, code N Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016

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