Status of Children Act 1987

Definitions ( Part VI ).

33

33.In this Part—

F3 [ adopted person has the same meaning as in section 3(2)(b) of this Act; ]

the Court” means the Circuit Court;

prescribed” means prescribed by rules of court.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F3

Inserted (18.01.2016) by Children and Family Relationships Act 2015 (9/21015), s. 79, S.I. No. 12 of 2016.

F4

Inserted by Children and Family Relationships Act 2015 (9/2015), s. 79, not commenced as of date of revision.

Modifications (not altering text):

C1

Prospective affecting provision: section amended by Children and Family Relationships Act 2015 (9/2015), s. 79, partially not commenced as of date of revision.

F4 [ Act of 2015 means the Children and Family Relationships Act 2015;

...

donor-conceived child has the same meaning as in Part 2 of the Act of 2015;

parent includes a second parent;

second parent , in relation to a donor-conceived child, means a person who is a parent of the child under section 5 (1)(b) of the Act of 2015, other than a person who is a parent under that section by virtue of a declaration obtained under section 21 or 22 of that Act. ]