Guardianship of Infants Act 1964

Definitions for Part III.

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13.In this Part—

F55 [ the court means the Circuit Court or the District Court; ];

health authority” has the meaning assigned to it by subsection (1) of section 2 of the Health Act, 1947, as amended by section 9 of the Health Authorities Act, 1960;

parent” includes a guardian of the person and any person at law liable to maintain a F56 [ child ] or entitled to his custody;

person” includes any school or institution.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F55

Substituted (12.05.1982) by Courts Act 1981 (11/1981), s. 15(1)(b), commenced as per s. 33(3).

F56

Substituted (9.01.1998) by Children Act 1997 (40/1997), s. 12, commenced as per s. 1(2).

Editorial Notes:

E37

The Health Authorities Act 1960 (9/1960), s. 9 mentioned in subs. (2) was repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.