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The Adoption (Northern Ireland) Order 1987


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Notices and information to be given to Boards

36.—(1) Where a person who has a protected child in his actual custody changes his permanent address he shall not less than 2 weeks before the change, or, if the change is made in an emergency, not later than 1 week after the change, serve a notice specifying the new address on the Board in whose area his permanent address is before the change, and if the new address is in the area of another Board, the Board on whom the notice is served shall inform that other Board and give it such of the following particulars as are known to it, that is to say—

(a)the name, sex and date and place of birth of the child;

(b)the name and address of every person who is a parent or guardian or acts as a guardian of the child or from whom the child was received.

(2) If a protected child dies, the person in whose actual custody he was at his death shall within 48 hours serve notice of the child’s death on the Board.

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