Child Care Act 1991
Children who become adopted.
44.— F269 [ (1) Where a child is adopted under the Adoption Act 2010 and the child, immediately before the adoption, was being maintained in foster care by the F270 [ Child and Family Agency ] with the adopter or adopters, the F270 [ Child and Family Agency ] , subject to —
( a ) any general directions that may be given by the Minister, and
( b ) any conditions that may be imposed by the F270 [ Child and Family Agency ] ,
may contribute to the child ’ s maintenance as if the child continued to be in foster care.
(2) Where a child is adopted under the Adoption Act 2010, any care order in force in respect of the child ceases to have effect. ]
Substituted (1.11.2010) by Adoption Act 2010 (21/2010), s. 158(e), S.I. No. 511 of 2010.
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.
Previous affecting provision: subss. (1) substituted and (2) amended (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 7, pt. 6, item 50(a) and (b), S.I. No. 887 of 2004; substituted as per F-note above.