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Name: Intellectually Disabled Persons' Services Act 1986. No. 53.
Country: Australia
Subject(s): Disabled workers; Conditions of employment; Wages; Community, social and personal services workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1986-05-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 50 p.
ISN: AUS-1986-L-2496
Bibliography: Printed separately, 50 p.
Abstract/Citation: Reforms the law relating to services for intellectually disabled persons to promote their maximum physical and social integration through participation in the life of the local community. Requires informing persons admitted to any residential institution or programme of their legal rights. Medical practitionners appointed or employed have their conditions of employment and remuneration set by the Public Services Board and are subject to disciplinary standards set forth in Schedule 4 appended to the present Act. Other staff employed by the Department under the Public Service Act 1974 remain subject to that Act.
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