Children (Scotland) Act 1995

8In section 14 (adoption by married couple)—S

(a)in subsection (1), the words from “subject” to “certain cases)” shall cease to have effect; and

(b)in subsection (2), after paragraph (b) add— , or

(c)both of them were habitually resident in any of the places mentioned in paragraph (a) above throughout the period of one year which ends with the date of their application.

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I1Sch. 2 para. 8 wholly in force at 1.4.1997; Sch. 2 para. 8 not in force at Royal Assent see s. 105(1); Sch. 2 para. 8(a) in force at 1.11.1996 by S.I. 1996/2203, art. 3(3), Sch. (with arts. 4-7) (as amended (19.1.1997) by S.I. 1997/137, art. 2); Sch. 2 para. 8 in force at 1.4.1997 insofar as not already in force by S.I. 1996/3201, art. 3(7) (with arts. 4-6) (as amended (7.3.1997) by S.I. 1997/744, arts. 2, 3)