AU WA A1994 - BUREAU FOR DISABILITY SERVICES

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status

Department

Legal Status Text

Authorized form of name

BUREAU FOR DISABILITY SERVICES

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1994

Description area

Dates of existence

1991-08-15 - 1993-12-16

History

The establishment of the Bureau and the creation of a Portfolio for Disability Services was announced by the Premier on 15 August 1991.

The Bureau of Disability Services was established to advance social justice for people with disabilities in WA.

The Bureau was amalgamated with the Authority for Intellectually Handicapped Persons to form the Disability Services Commission on the 16 December 1993.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Disability Services Act 1992

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1772 - DISABILITY SERVICES COMMISSION (1993-12-16 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1772

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1991-08-15 - 1993-12-16

Description of relationship

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes