Adoptive Leave Act 1995

Amendment of section 6 of Act of 1977.


25.Section 6 of the Act of 1977 is hereby amended by the substitution of the following subsection for subsection (2A) (inserted by the Maternity Protection Act, 1994):

“(2A) Sections 3 and 4 of this Act do not apply to a case falling within paragraph ( f), ( g) or ( h) of subsection (2) of this section and, for the purposes of those paragraphs, ‘ employee’ and ‘ adopting parent’ include a person who would otherwise be excluded from this Act by paragraph ( a), ( c), ( f) or ( g) of section 2 (1) of this Act.”.