Adoptive Leave Act 1995

PART IV

Amendment or Application of Other Enactments

Unfair Dismissals Act, 1977

Amendment of section 1 of Act of 1977.

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22.Section 1 of the Act of 1977 is hereby amended by the insertion after “In this Act—” and before “contract of employment” of the following:

“‘ adopting parent’ means an employee who is an employed adopting mother, an adopting father or sole male adopter within the meaning of section 2 (1) of the Adoptive Leave Act, 1995;”.