SCHEDULE 2E+W+S+N.I. Registration of Spouses and Minor Children

4(1)References in this Schedule to a minor child of a person registered under section 1(1) of this Act are to a person who is his child on the date of registration and is a minor on the date of the application under paragraph 2 above.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)Subject to sub-paragraph (1) above, references in this Schedule to a child include—

(a)an adopted child if the order authorising the adoption was made by a court in Hong Kong; and

(b)where the person mentioned in that sub-paragraph is a woman, an illegitimate child of that person.