Child Care Act 1991

PART IV

Care Proceedings

Annotations:

Amendments:

F75

Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 4 item 1, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

F76

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 7, pt. 6, item 15(a), S.I. No. 887 of 2005.

F77

Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 4 item 2, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

Editorial Notes:

E39

Payment of legal aid contribution exempted for defence of proceedings brought by the Health Service Executive under Part by Civil Legal Aid Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 273 of 1996), reg. 21(11) as inserted (16.09.2013) by Civil Legal Aid Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 346 of 2013), reg. 3(ii)(f).

E40

District Court termed “Children Court” for the purpose of Part IV of Act (23.07.2007) by Children Act 2001 (24/2001), s. 71(a), S.I. No. 524 of 2007.

Duty of F75 [ Child and Family Agency ] to institute proceedings.

16

16.Where it appears to F76 [ the F75 [ Child and Family Agency ] that a child ] requires care or protection which he is unlikely to receive unless a court makes a care order or a supervision order in respect of him, it shall be the duty of the F77 [ Agency ] to make application for a care order or a supervision order, as it thinks fit.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F75

Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 4 item 1, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

F76

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 7, pt. 6, item 15(a), S.I. No. 887 of 2005.

F77

Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 4 item 2, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

Editorial Notes:

E41

Previous affecting provision: “Executive” substituted (1.01.2005) for “health board” by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 7, part 6 item 15(b), S.I. No. 887 of 2004; substituted as per F-note above.