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Act of Sederunt (Child Care and Maintenance Rules) 1997

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Application for revocation

2.15—(1) An application under section 20(1) of the Act(1) for revocation of an order freeing a child for adoption shall be made by minute in Form 8 in the process of the original application and shall specify detailed proposals for the future well-being of the child.

(2) On the lodging of a minute under paragraph (1), the sheriff shall order the applicant to intimate the minute to the petitioner in the original application and to such other person as shall to the sheriff seem appropriate.

(3) Any person to whom intimation has been made under paragraph (2) may, within 14 days after the date on which intimation is made, lodge answers to the minute.


Section 20 was amended by the Children (Scotland) Act 1995, Schedule 2, paragraph 13.

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