Children and Family Relationships Act 2015

79.

Amendment of section 33 of Act of 1987

79. Section 33 of the Act of 1987 is amended by the insertion of the following definitions:

“‘ Act of 2015’ means the Children and Family Relationships Act 2015;

‘adopted person’ has the same meaning as in section 3(2)(b) of this Act;

‘donor-conceived child’ has the same meaning as in Part 2 of the Act of 2015;

‘parent’ includes a second parent;

‘second parent’, in relation to a donor-conceived child, means a person who is a parent of the child under section 5(1)(b) of the Act of 2015, other than a person who is a parent under that section by virtue of a declaration obtained under section 21 or 22 of that Act.”.