Adoption—intercountry adoption program

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
Synonymous names:Adoption—intercountry adoption program
METeOR identifier:687799
Registration status:Children and Families, Standard 20/03/2018
Definition:

An intercountry adoption placement under a program.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Adoption
Definition:

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).

Specialisation of:Life event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Intercountry adoption program
Definition:

An adoption placement of children from countries other than Australia, who are legally able to be placed for adoption, but who generally have had no previous contact or relationship with the adoptive parents.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Adoption—intercountry adoption program, code N Children and Families, Superseded 02/12/2019