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The Adoption (Northern Ireland) Order 1987

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Enquiries to be made of Board, where child is to be placed by registered adoption society

23.  Where a registered adoption society is considering the placement of a child with any person for adoption, the society shall make enquiries of the Board in whose area that person’s place of residence is situated so that the Board may inform the society whether or not there is any reason to believe that the proposed adoption would be detrimental to the child.

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