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.”.