Adoption Act 2010


Amendment of section 2(1) of Guardianship of Infants Act 1964.

162.— Section 2(1) (inserted by section 4 of the Children Act 1997) of the Guardianship of Infants Act 1964 is amended by substituting the following definition for the definition of “adoption order”:

“ ‘adoption order’ means—

(a) an adoption order within the meaning of the Adoption Act 2010; or

(b) an intercountry adoption effected outside the State and recognised under that Act;

and for the time being in force;”.