If approved by the AAC, you will be asked to complete a profile if you are considering adoption of a local child. It draws on interviews with a small sample of women. This is due to compliance with international conventions to reduce illegal and unethical adoptions and the development of local adoption programs. In WA the Department of Health has responsibility for surrogacy and assisted reproductive technology matters. Opposition to recognition of same sex parented families generally relies on the best interests and rights of the child. Yes since [nb 1]. After attendance at the Assessment Seminar, you will be required to take part in an intensive assessment process should you choose to continue.
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Archived from the original on 31 August Retrieved 15 May Children understand they are in care, and what that means is they have two sets of parents who love them. Moore, K.
This article explores the impact of the parentage amendments on Australian intra-lesbian parenting disputes, asking whether the intention-based model adopted by the FLA has changed the way in which parentage decisions are resolved and, in particular, whether it has created the relatively level, predictable and lesbian-centred starting point that experts anticipated.