Adoption—person who lodged a veto, party to an adoption, code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Person who lodged a veto
METeOR identifier:722880
Registration status:Children and Families, Standard 02/12/2019
Definition:

The adult person who lodged a veto preventing another party to an adoption from making contact and/or restrict the release of identifying information about themselves, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Adoption—person who lodged a veto

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Adopted person
2Adoptive mother
3Adoptive father
4Birth mother
5Birth father
6Other birth relative(s)
7Other adoptive relative(s)
8Child of adopted person
Supplementary values:
99Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Data are collected on the lodgement of vetoes within the reporting period and vetoes in place at 30 June for adults (aged 18 years and over).

Collection methods:

If legislation or policy allows an individual to lodge more than one contact or more than one identifying information veto (for example to veto the release of information to certain people but not to others), this should only be recorded as one contact veto or one information veto.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Adoption—person who lodged a veto, party to an adoption, code N[N] Children and Families, Superseded 02/12/2019

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Adoptions DSS 2018-19 Children and Families, Standard 02/12/2019

DSS specific attributes +