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Children Act 1989

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2(1)Where—

(a)a person applies for registration of a voluntary home; and

(b)the Secretary of State proposes to grant his application,

the Secretary of State shall give him written notice of his proposal and of the conditions subject to which he proposes to grant the application.

(2)The Secretary of State need not give notice if he proposes to grant the application subject only to conditions which—

(a)the applicant specified in the application; or

(b)the Secretary of State and the applicant have subsequently agreed.

(3)Where the Secretary of State proposes to refuse such an application he shall give notice of his proposal to the applicant.

(4)The Secretary of State shall give any person carrying on a voluntary home notice of a proposal to—

(a)cancel the registration of the home;

(b)vary any condition for the time being in force with respect to the home by virtue of paragraph 1; or

(c)impose any additional condition.

(5)A notice under this paragraph shall give the Secretary of State’s reasons for his proposal.

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