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Information/veto application code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term653190
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
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A code set representing information applications and vetoes.

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Information application
2Contact and identifying information veto
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/ inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1    Information application

Information applications may be for access to 'identifying 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. 'Non-identifying information' does not identify the person about whom the information is sought, this can include age of birth parent(s) and place of birth.

CODE 2   Contact and identifying information veto

A veto is a legally binding process by which a person can prevent another party to the adoption from making contact and/or restrict the release of identifying information about themselves.

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

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Application identifier code N[N] Community Services (retired), Standard 20/05/2013

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Adoption—application type, information/veto code N[N] Children and Families, Superseded 03/11/2021

Adoption—application type, information/veto code N[N] Children and Families, Standard 03/11/2021

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