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  • Act applied (with modifications) by S.I. 2010/875 reg. 16 Sch. 2 (This amendment not applied to legislation.gov.uk. These Regulations never came into effect, having been revoked before coming into force by S.I. 2010/1906, reg. 2)

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54(1)The Armed Forces Act 1991 shall be amended in accordance with this paragraph.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In paragraph (f) of section 17(4) (persons to whom notice of an application for an assessment order must be given)—

(a)after the word “order” insert

(i); and

(b)at the end insert ; or

(ii)under section 88 of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995.

(3)In paragraph (f) of section 18(7) (persons who may apply for variation etc. of assessment order)—

(a)after the word “order” insert

(i); and

(b)at the end insert ; or

(ii)under section 88 of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995.

(4)In section 21(4) (which makes provision in relation to a child returned to the United Kingdom under a protection order under that Act) for the words “ M1Social Work (Scotland) Act 1968” substitute “ Children (Scotland) Act 1995 ”.

(5)In section 23(1) (interpretation)—

(a)in the definition of “contact order”—

(i)after the word “meaning” insert

(a)except in relation to an order made in Scotland,; and

(ii)at the end, add ; and

(b)in relation to an order there made, given by section 11(2)(d) of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995.; and

(b)in the definition of “parental responsibility”—

(i)after the word “responsibility” insert

(a)except in relation to Scotland,; and

(ii)at the end add ; and

(b)in relation to Scotland, shall be construed as a reference to “parental responsibilities” within the meaning given by section 1(3) of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995;.

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I1Sch. 4 para. 54 wholly in force at 1.4.1997; Sch. 4 para. 54 not in force at Royal Assent see s. 105(1); Sch. 4 para. 54(1)(5) 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. 4 para. 54 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)

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