Orange tamariki act


Oranga Tamariki is implementing a new approach to reporting on harm experienced by tamariki in care. We'll be able to review cases where harm has been found, in real time, and to act quickly to keep our most vulnerable tamariki safe. Submission on the Oranga Tamariki Amendment Bill published March 20, 2017 The Human Rights Commission welcomes the introduction of the Children, Young Person and their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Bill. Children, Young Persons, and Their Families Act 1989. In relation to this Act, the Bill: changes certain definitions including those of care or protection order, child welfare and protection agency, DHB, held, independent person, mana tamaiti (tamariki), UNCROC, whakapapa, whanaungatanga, and youth justice residence (Part 1, Clause 3 and 4, amending Section 2(1) of the Act).