Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act 1956
Citizenship of foundlings.
F20[10.—Every deserted newborn child first found in the State shall, unless the contrary is proved, be deemed to have been born in the island of Ireland to parents at least one of whom is an Irish citizen.]
Substituted (1.01.2005) by Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act 2004 (38/2004), s. 5, S.I. No. 873 of 2004.